Active Food for Progress Projects

Country

Year

Partner

Focus

Bangladesh

2020

Venture 37 / Land O'Lakes 

Update policy, build agricultural capacity, and expand trade infrastructure. 

Benin

2015

Partners for Development

Increase productivity and processing, strengthen technical and business management capacity, and facilitate trade for pineapple farmers. 

Benin

2015

TechnoServe

Investment in processing infrastructure and technologies across the cashew value chain to increase productivity and trade. 

Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria

2019

Venture 37 / Land O'Lakes

Boost cashew producers’ competitiveness by improving efficiency and quality and developing regional trade and investment policies.

Burkina Faso

2016

Lutheran World Relief

Improve sesame production, quality, and marketing to increase trade.

Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda

2019

CNFA

Leverage private investment in sanitary/phytosanitary capacity by enhancing partnerships with and through the East African Community and national SPS committees. 

Burundi

2022

TechnoServe

Improve coffee production and quality.

Cambodia

2018

American Soybean Association/World Initiative for Soy in Human Health

Increase and improve fish production through  adoption of commercial aquaculture feed.

Colombia

2020

Partners of the Americas

Develop resilient and profitable supply chains for cacao and complementary crops.

Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria

2020

TechnoServe

Improve competitiveness and expand trade for West African cashew processing sector through access to finance..

Dominican Republic

2015

National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA International

Improve value-added production of dairy and beef and harmonizing with APHIS and FSIS import requirements.

Dominican Republic

2020

International Executive Service Corps

Improve efficiency, coordination, and transparency in the trade, commercialization, and safety of food and agricultural products. 

Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Peru

2018

TechnoServe

Foster long-term growth for coffee and cacao farmers by connecting them with quality inputs, affordable financing, and higher-value trading models.

Egypt

2018

Venture 37 / Land O'Lakes 

Build capacity of newly established National Food Safety Authority to expand trade of food products. 

El Salvador

2011

Government of El Salvador

Technical assistance and infrastructure improvements to increase trade capacity for fruit, vegetable, and livestock farmers.

El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras

2022

International Executive Service Corps

Cross-cutting project incorporating climate-smart agriculture, sanitary and phytosanitary measures, and trade agreement implementation

Ethiopia

2019

TechnoServe

Increase coffee productivity and trade through improved financing and training programs.

Georgia

2018

Venture 37 / Land O'Lakes 

Increase productivity to expand trade the dairy and beef sectors.

Guatemala

2014

Government of Guatemala

Strengthen and integrate research institutions and value chain members.

Guatemala

2016

Counterpart International

Build government, NGO, and private-sector capacity to deliver extension services to coffee producers to increase productivity and improve markets and trade. 

Haiti

2016

Catholic Relief Services

Increase production and trade of cacao and related crops through improved farm management and post-production processing and handling.

Honduras

2017

TechnoServe

Facilitate coffee producers’ access to direct marketing relationships and financial and other business services.

Indonesia

2019

National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA International

Improve the quality of black pepper, vanilla, and cinnamon production through processing and supply aggregations.

Jamaica

2022

ACDI/VOCA

Restore and strengthen ginger, turmeric, and pimento pepper production.

Jordan

2015

Government of Jordan

Country-wide agricultural improvements.

Jordan

2017

Government of Jordan

Address a variety of water issues for agriculture and drinking water.

Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi

2014

Global Communities/CHF

Increase access to financing and markets for local agribusinesses, including loan guarantee facility backed by U.S. International Development Finance Corporation.

Laos

2017

Winrock International

Increase horticulture production, reduce post-harvest loss, improve certification systems, and increase market access. 

Mali

2015

Government of Mali

Country-wide agricultural development programming to meet local needs.

Malawi

2022

Winrock International

Enhance sustainability and climate resiliency in the agriculture sector.

Mauritania

2013

Government of Mauritania

Food security, nutrition, and poverty reduction in rural areas. 

Nicaragua

2014

Catholic Relief Services

Increase productivity and expand trade in cacao and dual-purpose livestock value chains. 

Nigeria

2022

Lutheran World Relief

Improve cacao traceability.

Pakistan

2016

Winrock International

Increase production of tomatoes, red chilis, bananas, and dates and improve market access through cold storage. 

Paraguay

2019

International Executive Service Corps

Improve trade environment by decreasing the cost and time for import and export transactions.  

Peru

2022

National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA International

Enhance the value chains for ginger, turmeric, and oregano.

Philippines

2018

ACDI/VOCA

Increase coffee production, value chain services, and exports. 

Philippines

2019

Winrock International

Promote adoption of sanitary/phytosanitary measures. 

Senegal, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau

2017

Shelter for Life

 

Increase cashew production and quality to expand trade and improve transportation infrastructure to rural communities.

Sri Lanka

2017

International Executive Service Corps

Support farmers and enterprises to meet dairy sector needs and catalyze sustainable growth.

Tanzania

2014

Small Enterprise Assistance Funds

Investment capital and entrepreneurial training for local agribusinesses and support to strengthen their relationships with smallholder farmers.

Thailand

2022

Winrock International

Implement climate-smart agricultural approaches and establish regional training hub.

Uganda

2020

Catholic Relief Services

Increase vanilla production, improve quality, strengthen compliance with food safety standards, and develop sustainable market linkages with U.S. and global companies.