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Value Chains

Adaptive Management in Practice: A Market Systems Application in Bangladesh

Sun, October 8, 2017
This webinar discussed the practical adaptations in operational and technical approaches implemented in USAID's Agricultural Value Chain activity in Bangladesh.

Dispute Landscape & Market Governance

Tue, August 22, 2017
This report investigates how frequently disputes occur, their underlying causes, and avenues for recourse function vis-a-vis a market's governance structure.

Value Chains and Workforce Development: Adaptive Management in Haiti

Wed, October 12, 2016
This seminar will explore how the Local Enterprise and Value Chain Enhancement (LEVE) project employs an adaptive management approach in an environment of political instability, low trust, limited capabilities, and resource constraints.

Practical Tools to Monitor Market System Dynamics

Wed, July 13, 2016
This webinar explored easily applied tools for gaining insight into system dynamics and tracking changes over time using agricultural value chains (AVC) as the venue for experimentation.

Value Chain Selection in the Context of Inclusive Market Systems Development

Tue, February 23, 2016
What criteria should be considered when selecting value chains in the context of inclusive market systems development? Check out this LEO brief.

Sierra Leone Agricultural Value Chain Analysis

Fri, November 6, 2015
USAID contracted the present analysis of several agricultural commodity value chains in Tonkolili and Bombali, Sierra Leone.

Guinea Value Chain Analysis: Eggs, Small Ruminants, Maize, Rice, Groundnut

Fri, November 6, 2015
Despite obvious and more difficult to identify constraints, there are significant and transformative opportunities in each of the identified commodity sectors in Guinea.

Designing a Value Chain Project

Thu, October 8, 2015
Learn how to integrate and apply key principles of the value chain approach across various aspects of the design process.

Scale of Outreach in Market Systems Development: Building the Evidence Base

Thu, September 10, 2015
This study looks at the evidence on outreach from eleven market system facilitation projects, designed to promote inclusive growth in agricultural value chains.

Scaling Impact: Improving Smallholder Farmers' Beneficial Access To Output Markets

Fri, August 7, 2015
This report aims to inform the efforts of donors and implementers of market systems development activities to improve smallholder farmers’ access to output markets.

Linking Market Development and Livelihood Support for a More Integrated Approach

Mon, August 3, 2015
Check out 4 case studies on linking push and pull strategies.