Increasing market access and competitiveness Background Narrative To increase sales and jobs at Kyrgyzstani small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), the …
Background Narrative The Feed the Future Advancing Women’s Empowerment (AWE) program is a five-year activity to enhance women’s empowerment and …
The MarketFinder toolkit includes a group of four tools (Market Window, Cost Benefit, Risk assessment, and Trade Analysis) which allow a project or company to identify the most profitable products to promote. These four tools can be used independently or in combination. Together with Market Flow and Market Facilitator, these tools form the basis of ACDI/VOCA’s Market Intelligence Suite.
Inefficient value chains limit profitable transactions and critical investments, disproportionally affecting the incomes of rural households. MarketFlow provides a strategic approach for improving overall market competitiveness. MarketFlow identifies value chain constraints in reaching end market opportunities while surfacing the best intervention points to foster inclusive growth of small firms and smallholder farmers.
This Landscape Assessment and Analysis: Capital Supply and Demand in Northern Kenya was originally published in November 2018.