How to do note: Livestock value chain analysis and project development
The step-by-step approach to VC analysis and project design follows the basic IFAD project design cycle.Each step is briefly described and followed by guiding questions for the project design team. The VC approach should be adopted early in the project cycle, such as when developing project concept notes for a country strategic opportunities programme (COSOP).
Scaling up note: Ghana
Note sur la transposition à plus grande échelle: Nigéria
Scaling up note: Ethiopia
Scaling up note: Peru
Scaling up note: Egypt
Scaling up note: Sudan
Scaling up note: Bangladesh
Scaling up note: China
Scaling up note: Mauritania
Scaling up note: Indonesia
Toolkit: Integrated homestead food production
Since its founding, IFAD has focused on enabling smallholder farmers to increase agricultural production and productivity as a means for reducing poverty.
However, experience shows that increased productivity and incomes do not automatically translate into improved nutritional status of poor rural people, especially women, young people and children.