POLICY BRIEF: COVID 19 & AGRICULTURAL VALUE CHAINS: IMPACT, COPING MECHANISMS, LESSONS LEARNED AND THOUGHTS ABOUT THE WAY FORWARD
This Policy Brief is developed by the Value Chain Capacity Building Network (VCB-N) and captures the results of presentations and discussions shared through a round of 4 Webinars organized by the VCB-N from end of April to early June 2020. They are:
- VCB-N Webinar 1: The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on agricultural value chains-What we can do to mitigate the impact
- VCB-N Webinar 2: “The impact of the COVID-19 Crises on financial aspects of agricultural Value Chain / Market System Development and the role of financial service providers”
- VCB-N Webinar 3: The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on agricultural value chains-What we can do to mitigate the impact on service delivery to different actors in the value chain
- VCBN- Webinar 4: Exploring the ‘new normal’ in Global Food Systems; the role of the private sector and Public-Private Partnerships
Resource persons from various sectors and backgrounds together with around 600 participants from over 50 countries engaged in lively dialogues around the impact of the crisis caused by the COVID19 pandemic on agricultural value chains.
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