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Poster 6: Breeder’s role in accelerating orange fleshed sweetpotato (OFSP) value chain development for nutrition and livelihoods in Africa

Being the starting point of the value chain, plant breeding carries a great responsibility. In addition to being a reliable food security crop, orange-fleshed sweet potato (OFSP) varieties are rich in beta-carotene; hence reduce vitamin A deficiency (VAD) in women and young children and is increasingly being recognized and expanding …
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Evaluating inclusive value-chain development

This chapter introduces the various qualitative and quantitative methods used to conduct value-chain program impact evaluations that will be discussed in the following four chapters. It covers what we know about impact evaluation for value-chain interventions and the gaps that need to be addressed.
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Guides for value-chain development: A comparative review

This is the first chapter of the book. It is a comparative review of the guides for value-chain development. It gives a detailed introduction and background to the topic, guide selection and comparison – with guidelines for value-chain analysis and development reviewed, and parameters for the review of guides for value …
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Integrating Agricultural Innovation and Inclusive Value-chain Development: Introduction

 This chapter titled ‘Integrating Agricultural Innovation and Inclusive Value-chain Development’, is an introduction to the concepts in the book. The chapter covers an introduction to; complementary of innovation systems and value-chain approaches, the role of multi stakeholder platforms in promoting innovation and inclusive value-chain development, types and functions of platforms, …
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Innovations for Inclusive Value-Chain Development: Highlights

This section of the book “Innovation for inclusive value-chain development: success and challenges” introduces the book with an overview of what is covered in each chapter. The selection is a summary of the information on the chapters in this book based on; chapter titles, references, value chain, country, approach and main …
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