Market Assessment

Guides for Value-Chain development: A comparative review 2016

    Description
    This paper examines value-chain analysis and development guides. It compares the guides’ concepts, objectives, and methods and identifies strengths, weaknesses, and gaps. The assessment characterizes the state of the art for designing interventions and interactions that seek to build value chains with smallholders.

    Methods for info gathering
    The paper is organized as follows: presents the methodology applied in carrying out the review, the following section presents the results of this review, and the final section provides concluding comments.

    Summary of results
    The review also sheds light on certain gaps and limitations in the guides related to VCD design