Working Effectively with Agro-Input Retailers: Experiences from USAID Rwanda’s Hinga Weze Project
Event Date: Oct 19, 2021
Time: 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM (GMT -4)
Online: Online Event
In an interactive webinar, CNFA will present their work on the model of Farm Service Centers as well as using SCOPEinsight's input retailer assessment tool and IFC's Last Mile Retailer curriculum has helped farmers to access increased agro-inputs at lower prices on a regular basis as well to access relevant training and/or information related to farming, thereby increasing their productivity and sales. With the support of this model, many farmers can shift from subsistence farming to market-oriented production systems and professionalization. This will be an important contribution increasing to food security in Rwanda.
The webinar will also cover the tools used: SCOPEinsight's Input Retailer assessment, the IFC's Last Mile Retailer curriculum, and the Farm Service Center Model.