Tag: ACDIVOCA

Vacancy: Technical Director of Value Chain Development

Vacancy: Technical Director of Value Chain Development For over 50 years and in 145 countries, ACDI/VOCA has empowered people in developing and transition nations to succeed in the global economy. Based in Washington, D.C., ACDI/VOCA is a non-profit international development organisation that delivers technical and management assistance in agribusiness, financial services, enterprise development, community development, and food security in order… Read more →

Request for Proposals: Tractor Training Services for ADVANCE Project

ACDI/VOCA is implementing the Agricultural Development and Value Chain Enhancement (ADVANCE) Project, funded by USAID under the Ghana Feed the Future (FtF) Initiative. The goal of the project is to increase competitiveness of agricultural value chains. The project aims to support 113,000 smallholder farmers through a strategic framework that strengthens incentives for investment, builds local capacity, broadens and catalyzes relationships… Read more →

Ghana Poultry Project

BACKGROUND NARRATIVE For nearly a decade, the Ghana poultry sector has contracted due to the decreasing profitability of egg and meat production. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), domestically produced broiler meat has fallen from nearly 60 percent of all poultry consumed in Ghana in 2000 to 20 percent in 2011. At the same… Read more →