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Support for the Development of Agricultural Value Chains (AVCS) and Agricultural Entrepreneurship in Benin in the Rice sector (DEFIA)

Credit: DID

Cooperative Development Organisation

Implementing Partners and Organisations

Enabel (Belgian Development Agency)

Period of Implementation

January 2021 - December 2023

Geographic scope

Africa: Benin


$ 654,883
€ 623 698


Bilateral Aid: Enabel


Banking & Financial Services, Climate & Environment, Rural Development

Type of Activity

Technical Assistance & Advisory, Training & Capacity Building, Value Chains / Socioeconomic Circuits

Project Objectives

To support agricultural entrepreneurship by strengthening the financial services offered by inclusive finance institutions to rice processors and producers in the sector.

Impact on SDGs

SDG1 - No Poverty
SDG2 - Zero Hunger
SDG8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
SDG13 - Climate Action

Key Tags

Entrepreneurship, Food Security, Gender