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Agro Entrepreneurship & Market Facilitation Course


Agro Entrepreneurship & Market Facilitation Course, Nairobi, Kenya
Training or Development Class Title
Agro Entrepreneurship & Market Facilitation Course
Event Type
Training or Development Class
Training or Development Class Date
12-02-2018 to 16-02-2018
Last Date for Applying
05-02-2018
Location
Nairobi, Kenya

Publish / Maintain / Marketing / Hosted By
Organization Name / Organize By
Indepth Research Services Limited
Organizing/Related Departments
Agriculture Development, Food Security and Livlihoods Institute
Organization Type
Organization
Training or Development Class Category
Technical
Training or Development Class Level
International
Related Industries

Education/Teaching/Training/Development

Fresher/Trainee/Professionals

OTHERS

Agriculture/Agribusiness

Location
Nairobi, Kenya

Event: Agro Entrepreneurship & Market Facilitation Course

Venue: Indepth Research Services, Nairobi, Kenya.

Event Date: 12th - 16th February 2018.

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INTRODUCTION

Markets are important for rural transformation and poverty alleviation. They provide the direct means through which the poor participate in economic activity as producers (farmers, business groups); as employees (providers of labor); and as consumers (of goods and services).

Working with smallholder farmers to design and set up new income-generating enterprise opportunities on the other hand is complex. It requires taking time and dedication to ensure success. This training programme aims at building the agro-enterprise capacity of rural development practitioners to enable them facilitate the market integration of the most vulnerable beneficiaries. The participants will be guided through participatory processes for identifying market opportunities and developing viable agro-enterprises that are sustainable and which are geared towards improving the incomes of rural farmers, processors, and traders.

DURATION

5 days

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

This course is intended for various actors in the Agriculture Extension (Agricultural extension officers, senior agricultural officials and policy makers) working with communities, in governments, funding agencies, Research organizations and non-government organizations among others for Agriculture support activities and other Development programmes.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of the course, participants will:

  • Help farmers engage with markets.
  • Apply skills in participatory methods for farmers in Market analysis and decision making.
  • Guide in market identification and selection of attractive enterprise options, based on information gathered from the market and market chain.
  • Build agro-enterprise skills within the community so that groups can continue to effectively engage with the marketplace in the future.
  • Able to identify what the spirit of entrepreneurship is, who has it, how to identify it and how to harness this spirit to promote sound business development.
  • Understand the tools for business planning.
  • Able to identify tools for working with a community.

TOPICS TO BE COVERED

  • Basic concepts in agro-entrepreneurship
  • Overview of the participatory agro-enterprise development approach
  • Developing an enterprise or intervention action plan
  • Project site selection and evaluation
  • The basics of marketing
  • Market chain analysis
  • Market opportunity identification
  • Market research
  • Collective marketing
  • Product screening and market opportunity identification
  • Tools for working with a community
  • Management and partner selection
  • Institutional preparation and planning
  • Evaluating progress and scaling up
  • Action planning for knowledge & skills application
  • Application of data analysis in marketing
  • Introduction GIS and RS for marketing
  • ICT role in agro-based marketing

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 How to participate                                                                                              

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For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254 715 077 817, +254 (020) 211 3814, +254 731240802, +254 735331020.

Email outreach@indepthresearch.org

ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer. Email: outreach@indepthresearch.org Mob: +254 715 077 817 Tel: 020 211 3814

PAYMENT

Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B. 5th February 2018. Send proof of payment to outreach@indepthresearch.org

Others Details

TAILOR-MADE TRAINING This training can also be customized for your institution upon request to a minimum of 4 participants. You can have it delivered in our IRES Training Centre or at a convenient location.

Registration Fees
Available
Registration Fees Details
USD 1100
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Indepth Research Services, Nairobi, Kenya.  Pin/Zip Code : 00101
Official Email ID
training@indepthresearch.co.ke
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