19 Feb 2016 03:02 pm
created by ILRI

Included in the Annex of a literature review on gender and value chain toolkits, this rapid assessment tool for gender and crop value chains has been developed to collect basic data on men and women’s involvement in crop value chains, their roles and constraints and existing opportunities for pro

19 Feb 2016 02:02 pm

This guide gives a basic overview of value chain concepts and details why and how to incorporate gender into various parts of value chain analysis including participatory mapping of the chain, market analysis, and value chain financing.

19 Feb 2016 12:02 pm
created by CIAT

This guide is the third in a series from CIAT designed to support agencies implementing a participatory approach to rural agroenterprise development.

19 Feb 2016 10:02 am
created by CIAT

The second in a four-part series from CIAT of good practice guides for value chain development.

18 Dec 2015 03:12 pm

This guide from CIAT is the first of a four-part series on good practices for value chain development. It emphasizes a participatory approach to build the marketing capibilities of small farmers.

18 Dec 2015 03:12 pm

This guide from the Global Facilitation Unit for Underutilized Species draws on several successful country experiences promoting and developing value chains for underutilized crops.

26 Oct 2015 10:10 am

The UNIDROIT/FAO/IFAD Legal Guide on Contract Farming is an important resource for designing contract farming arrangements. It provides advice and guidance on the entire relationship, from negotiation to conclusion, including performance and possible breach or termination of the contract.

22 Oct 2015 02:10 pm

This paper outlines best practices for designing effective, inclusive value chain interventions based on 30 years of experience with value chain diagnostics and related field work.


Select value chains wisely

14 Oct 2015 01:10 pm

The aim of this guide is to support managers and implementers of agricultural development programmes to meet the commitments made to gender equality, particularly in relation to monitoring and evaluation (M&E).