Pillar Implementing Partner: Association of Organic Agriculture Practitioners of Nigeria

Pillar: 3 (Value chain and market development)                                             

Outcome: A substantially increase in share of organic products at the local, national and regional markets is achieved

Planned outputsActivities
Output 3.1.1: Develop and update national database of actors (producers,
processors, traders, consumer, regulators) in the EOA value chains
Questionnaire administration
Output 3.1.2: Create linkages between the national databases and the other
databases at regional and global levels - AUC, FIBL,IFOAM
Liaise with other databases at regional and global levels
Output 3.1.3: Develop, adapt and update tools for collecting market information and
data
Development of tools for collecting market information and
data
Output 3.1.4: Train stakeholders on the use of the tools for collecting market
information and data
Training of stakeholders
Output 3.1.5: Support the stakeholders to collect, analyse and disseminate market
information and data
i.Collection, analysis and dissemination of market information
Output 3.1.6: Support establishment of at least 3 organic farmers markets in every
participating county
i. Establishment of at least two strategic organic farmers
market
ii. Strengthening of the already existing farmers market
Output 3.1.7: Support organization and participation of stakeholders in the national,
regional and international trade fairs
Support participation of stakeholders in the national, regional
and international trade fairs
Output 3.1.8: Conduct consumer awareness through media, promotional materials,
mobile phones
Conduct awareness via print media
Output 3.2.1: Conduct value chain mapping and analysis for EOA productsAdministration of questionnaires
Market survey
Output 3.2.2: Conduct training in Value Chain Development and Marketing for at least 10 Master Trainers (MTs) taking into account gender and youthsComprehensive training of at least 10 Master Trainers
Output 3.2.3: Support MTs conduct national TOTs trainings for extension agents,
lead farmers and service providers on value chain development
Train extension agents, lead farmers and service providers
Output 3.2.4: Support national TOTs to conduct farmer trainings on value chain
development
Train farmers on value chain development
Output 3.2.5: Facilitate exchange visits for actors to cases of best practicesExchange visits
Output 3.2.6: Train stakeholders in entrepreneurships and development of business
plans
Train stakeholders in entrepreneurships and development of
business plans
Output 3.2.7: Support strategic business linkages with green investorsFacilitate business collaboration with green investors
Output 3.2.8: Document and share best practices in the value chains of EOA
commodities
Production of a book
Output 3.2.9: Conduct M&E and share lessons on value chain development
of EOA product
Production of a book
Output 3.3.1: Train local inspectorsComprehensive training of local inspectors
Output 3.3.2: Train and facilitate at least 16 producer associations nationally in
Participatory Guarantee System for market access
i. Development of producers associations/groups
ii. Facilitate market access of the developed groups
Output 3.3.3: Initiate implementation of third party certification approachPreparation of farmers group towards third party certification
Output 3.4.1: Conduct Monitoring & EvaluationEnsuring achievement of OVI
Output 3.4.2: Preparation of annual and progress report