Accord Associates

project formulation and appraisal

Title/Description

Client

Date

Uganda On-going support to assist with transfer of cassava production & processing technology from China to Uganda LML/DFID 2013 -
South Sudan Scoping mission to identify agri-business market opportunities for investment by public and private sectors World Bank 2013
Bangladesh Identified market/product opportunities for incorporation into agribusiness investment promotion plan IFC/BoI 2013
Liberia Researched and prioritised agri-business components of private sector development strategy for Govt of Liberia World Bank 2013
Nigeria Identified and quantified market opportunities processed cassava to be incorporated into the C:AVA2 project NRI/BMGF 2013
Kenya Designed "agricultural pull mechanism" to stimulate private sector to invest in small-farmer on-farm storage.  The design was incorporated as a pilot within AgResults World Bank 2012/13
South Africa Identified areas for improving the social environment of export horticultural workers.  The recommendations were incorporated in DFID's TGVCI project IDL/DFID 2012
Nigeria Review of governments cassava transformation agenda World Bank 2012
Nigeria Reciew of government's rice transformation agenda World Bank 2012
Egypt Strategic review of government's seven year plans for agricultural development.  FAO 2011
India Formulation mission to prepare the Integrated Livelihoods Support Project in Uttarakhand. IFAD 2011
Malawi Evaluate current Market Information Systems (MIS) and make recommendations for an improved service USAID/ACDI/VOCA 2010
Mozambique Assist with the development of the Beira Agricultural Growth Corridor CEPA 2010
Zambia On-going supervision and support to ADSP World Bank 2006/09
Georgia Mid-term evaluation of RDP World Bank 2008
Zambia Market opportunities for an agricultural project to increase national irrigation capacity World Bank 2007/09
Zambia Launch and initial supervision of ADSP project World Bank 2006
India Formulation of marketing component of Agricultural Diversification Project World Bank 2006
Zambia Development and appraisal of ADSP - a loan to support the Minsitry of Agriculture World Bank 2005/06
Grenada

Project concept note for rehabilitation of nutmeg, cocoa and horticulture post hurricane Ivan

FAO Investment Centre

2005

India

Design of the marketing component of the Uttar Pradesh Agricultural Diversification Project

World Bank

2005

Bangladesh

Strategy for marketing extension components of livelihoods programme in Sunanganj

InterCooperation /SDC

2005

India

Design of the marketing components of the Agricultural Competitiveness Project

World Bank

2004

Guinea Bissau Review of the cashew sector in Guinea Bissau and formulation of a national strategy World Bank 2004
Ghana Preparation of horticultural investment programme under AgSSIP World Bank programme Govt. of Ghana 2003

Mozambique

Project design for cashew processing and fruit exports

TechnoServe

2002

E Africa

Review of market information.  Development of regional trade information strategy

USAID/REDSO

2002

Bangladesh

Agribusiness project for the development of exports and local market

DFID/World Bank

2002

Bangladesh Mid-term and Interim Reviews of Hortex World Bank 2001/02

Egypt

Marketing and agro-processing for Matrouh Resource Management Project

World Bank

2001

Egypt

Marketing  component for West Noubaria Development Project

IFAD

2001

Mozambique

Mid-term evaluation of VIDA project in Nampula

CARE

2000

Zambia

Appraisal of small-scale farmer commercialisation programme (SHEMP)

IFAD

1999

Macedonia

Strategy for NGO support to domestic and external trade in horticulture and agribusiness

USAID

1999/00

Zambia

Project preparation to improve linkages between small-scale farmers and the private sector

IFAD

1999