This report provides findings of the scoping study conducted in Manafwa district (23-27th November 2015) in Uganda to identify potential value chains for upgrading and generate insights into institutional arrangements found in the district.
This study reviewed institutionalization of the VFT approach in the POs extension structures in terms of; i) Ways in which POs will support the implementation of the VFT approach sustainably, ii) The extension policies that need to be changed or incorporated in the POs to promote sustainabil
The 5Capitals toolkit provides those interested in value chain development with an innovative framework for assessing outcomes and impacts.The framework focuses on understanding the needs and circumstances of smallholders and local enterprises engaged in value chain development and helping stakeholders in value chain development to design interventions that better respond to these actors.
This book provides helps readers to better understand the options available when selecting a guide, or tool, for value chain development (VCD). The book compares the concepts and methods endorsed and assesses the strengths and limitations of the guides for steering development practice.
The rapid market appraisal tool has been designed to analyse the value chain for agroforestry products, in particular: the role of different actors in adding value and the power of small-scale farmers and processors to increase their benefits form value chain participation.
How agroforestry is helping to transform the lives of small-scale dairy farmers in East Africa ("Trees for change" series No6)
The World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) is a centre of scientific excellence possessing the world’s largest repository of agroforestry science and information. Our vision is an equitable world where all people have viable livelihoods supported by healthy and productive landscapes. The Centre generates science-based knowledge about the diverse roles that trees play in agricultural landscapes, and uses its research to advance policies and practices, and their implementation that benefit the poor and the environment.