Services

CRED offers services in Project management, Consultancies and Technical Advises in:

  1. Value chain development for Inclusive growth
  2. Climate-smart Agriculture
  3. Water, Environment and Livelihood Improvements

Relevant experiences

  • Design the value chain analysis based on proven tools and concepts (Value chain/ Market System Development);
  • Propose intervention plans supporting the relationships between farmers, service providers, traders, processors, importer/exporters and consumers;
  • Coordinate the producers with supporting actors such as input supplies, credits and finance, market intelligence, etc.;
  • Network actors of the value chains from farm to market.
    • Medicinal plants in Bac Ha, Cao Bang, Lam Dong
    • Spices: ginger, cucumin, cinamon in Cao Bang, Lang Son, Lao Cai, Yen Bai
    • ShanTea: Ha Giang, Lao Cai, Lai Chau
    • Textile handicraft: Cao Bang
    • Tourism: Hoa Binh, Yen Bai, Lao Cai, Ha Giang, Cao Bang

  • Aware the producers, the companies of the organic standards including EU, JAS, UADA, etc., and the respective markets;
  • Design training materials for organic productions at farm and processing adaptive to different crops and the different standards;
  • Train farmers, processing staff and companies of the organic standards and practices;
  • Prepare and coach farmers and staff of companies on compliance to the standards’ requirements;
  • Advice and prepare farmers, companies on the development of Internal Control System (ICS);
  • Support farmers and companies throughout the inspection process by certification body.

  • Value chain analysis: Concept & Tool; Data collection and processing; Pro-poor value chains; Women in value chain;
  • From Analysis to Intervention;
  • Market structure and conduct: Implications for value chain development strategies and interventions;
  • Global markets – analysis and implications for smallholder farmers;
  • Pulse Global Markets – What are the opportunities and risks for smallholders?
  • Market Situational Analysis – Market Fundamentals – Market Segmentation
  • Consumer Research and behaviour/ consumption;
  • Market research implications and interventions.