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Enterprise Development

Women Without Borders: Gender and Informal Cross-Border Trade (Event Resources)

Wed, March 8, 2017
In this joint event, presenters address gender-based obstacles for female informal cross-border traders, as well as means to overcome them.

Scaling Impact Through Agricultural Input and Output Markets: A Synthesis and Troubleshooting Guide

Fri, October 7, 2016
This research explores successful approaches in scaling smallholders’ access to input and output markets as well as ex-post assessments of two agricultural projects that used a market systems development approach in Cambodia and Zambia.

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.

The Mentoring Effect on Economic Growth

Tue, February 23, 2016
What is the return on investment for those who invest in mentoring as a component of human capital or capacity development?

Scaling Impact: Zambia Profit Case Study

Tue, February 9, 2016
This case study analyzes the extent to which dynamics between input suppliers and smallholders have changed through the USAID/Zambia-funded PROFIT project.

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.

Simulating the Market to Change Agribusiness Behavior (Event Resources)

Tue, September 22, 2015
Find resources here from September's webinar on innovative behavior change tools that have been applied to agribusiness systems in East Africa and beyond.

Tech Talk: Got Funding? Preparing Your Company for Investors

Thu, September 10, 2015
David Loew of Kenya-based Open Capital Advisors bridges the gap between investors and small- and medium-sized businesses.