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Tender for papers on Agricultural Value Chain Finance

December 15, 2014

In order to improve the understanding of the scope of techniques that can be used to successfully structure agricultural value chain financing for smallholders, CTA invites specialists in the specific areas described below to submit their proposals for the drafting of overview papers.

Background

Amongst other intervention areas, CTA works in support of smallholder-inclusive agricultural value chain finance. In order to improve the understanding of the scope of techniques that can be used to successfully structure agricultural value chain financing for smallholders, CTA invites specialists in the specific areas described below to submit their proposals for the drafting of overview papers.

Services to be provided

The tenderer is to deliver a paper on the four subjects described below:

  • Report 1: Best practices and opportunities in mobile applications for enhancing agri-value chain finance,
  • Report 2: Smallholder-inclusive finance for non-traditional value chains,
  • Report 3: value chain finance for climate change resilience,
  • Report 4: global best practices in Central Bank support programmes for agricultural value chain finance (including warehouse receipt finance).

Language: Applications must be submitted in either French or English.

Deadline: Tenders must arrive at the latest by 6 February 2015.

Download the call for tenders.

Download the submission form.

These instructions for tenderers define the rules for submission, awarding and implementing contracts under this invitation to tender, in accordance with CTA’s Procurement Procedures and Rules for Awarding Contracts.


The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) is an international institution of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States and the European Union (EU). Its mission is to advance food and nutritional security, increase prosperity and encourage sound natural resource management in ACP countries.