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Ifad Ifpri Mkting & Cc

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Ifad Ifpri Mkting & Cc

  1. 1. Refining the work plan for the market access and climate change components of the IFAD-IFPRI Partnership Nick Minot and Gerald Nelson 25 March 2009 IFAD, Rome
  2. 2. Areas of marketing research at IFPRI <ul><li>Global, regional and national trade agreements and market reforms </li></ul><ul><li>Domestic marketing, with focus on diversification into high-value agriculture, diagnosis of supply chains, and transformation of marketing channels </li></ul><ul><li>Role of institutions and infrastructure in market development </li></ul><ul><li>Food and water safety </li></ul><ul><li>Urban-rural linkages (new theme) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Potential activities for collaboration on marketing <ul><li>Value chain analysis </li></ul><ul><li>Survey design and analysis </li></ul><ul><li>Impact evaluation </li></ul><ul><li>Experiments to address key information gaps </li></ul><ul><li>Identification of development domains </li></ul><ul><li>Capacity development </li></ul>
  4. 4. Potential activities for collaboration on climate change <ul><li>Project-specific </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Assessment of the effects of climate change on specific crops being grown/considered </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assess opportunities for accessing the international offsets market </li></ul></ul><ul><li>National capacity building </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Identify national staff tasked with providing inputs on climate change and agriculture in the UNFCCC negotiations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Provide support as requested </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Collaboration between IFAD and IFPRI on inputs into the UNFCCC negotiations </li></ul>
  5. 5. Ghana country programme, marketing <ul><li>Relevant IFAD programmes </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Northern Rural Growth Programme (rural) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Root and Tuber Improvement & Mkting Programme </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Regional Cassava Processing & Marketing Initiative </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Others: Rural and Ag Finance, Rural Enterprises, Northern Poverty Reduction Programme </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Areas of potential collaboration </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Baseline surveys for NRGP </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Value-chain analysis to select commodities for NRGP </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Inputs to “commodity business plans” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Analysis of cassava-wheat substitution and feasibility of 10% cassava content mandate in maize flour </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Capacity development in market information system </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Ghana country programme, climate change <ul><li>Relevant IFAD programmes </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Root and Tuber Improvement & Mkting Programme </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Regional Cassava Processing & Marketing Initiative </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Areas of potential collaboration </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Use crop models to assess potential impacts of climate change on cassava, yams, and sweet potato </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Identify opportunities to increase carbon sequestration with modified cropping systems </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assess potential for monitoring and verification </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assess potential for aggregation for intl carbon markets </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Work with national-level negotiators on UNFCCC inputs </li></ul>
  7. 7. Ghana country programme, next steps <ul><li>Next steps in refining collaboration work plan </li></ul><ul><ul><li>27-28 April – planning workshop for NRGP in Tamale </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IFPRI staff to participate in workshop </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Piggy-back planning workshop with stakeholders to discuss IFPRI role in Ghana, possibly 29 April in Accra </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Consultations and coordination with IFPRI’s Ghana country programme </li></ul><ul><li>Roles </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Suresh will organize consultations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IFPRI staff to develop understanding of IFAD programmes and prepare options for discussion </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mohamed to </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>sign off on agenda, facilitate organization </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Identify national-level negotiators on UNFCCC inputs and need for capacity building </li></ul></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Mozambique country programme, marketing <ul><li>Relevant IFAD programmes </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Rural Markets Promotion Programme (PROMER) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sofala Bank Artisanal Fisheries Programme </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rural Finance Support Programme </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Agricultural Support Programme </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Areas of potential collaboration </li></ul><ul><ul><li>PROMER in Nacala Corridor </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Value chain analysis and commodity business plans </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Promoting smallholder-agribusiness linkages (CF) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Analysis of cotton concession policy </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fisheries programme – value chain analysis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Knowledge management for NPDR </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Elaboration of new COSOP </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Mozambique country programme, climate change <ul><li>Relevant IFAD programmes </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Rural Markets Promotion Programme (PROMER) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rural Finance Support Programme </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Agricultural Support Programme </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Areas of potential collaboration </li></ul><ul><ul><li>PROMER </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Use crop models to assess potential impacts of climate change on potential crops </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Identify opportunities to increase carbon sequestration with modified cropping systems </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Assess potential for monitoring and verification </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Assess potential for aggregation for intl carbon markets </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Identify and work with national-level negotiators on UNFCCC inputs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Incorporation of climate change issues in new COSOP </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Mozambique country programme, next steps <ul><li>Next steps in refining collaboration workplan </li></ul><ul><ul><li>PROMER to be launched in mid-June with high-profile inception workshop in Zambezia, followed by technical planning meetings </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IFPRI staff to attend technical planning meetings to identify roles </li></ul></ul><ul><li>3-4 days of consultations with stakeholders and IFAD development partners </li></ul><ul><ul><li>particularly National Directorate of Rural Development in Min. of Planning and Development </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Consultations and coordination with new IFPRI country programme in Mozambique </li></ul><ul><li>Identify national-level negotiators on UNFCCC inputs and need for capacity building </li></ul>
  11. 11. Vietnam country programme, marketing <ul><li>Relevant IFAD programmes </li></ul><ul><ul><li>12 projects, mostly in Northern Uplands but 2 provinces in Central Highlands and 2 in Mekong Delta </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Topics include agroforestry, income diversification, poverty reduction, and capacity development </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Areas of potential collaboration </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Poverty analysis and information systems </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Analysis of existing survey data </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rural development modeling </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Strategies for different types of households </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Develop rural business climate index </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Shift extension from subsidies to advisory services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Capacity development for extension & IPSARD </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Vietnam country programme, climate change <ul><li>Relevant IFAD programmes </li></ul><ul><ul><li>12 projects, mostly in Northern Uplands but 2 provinces in Central Highlands and 2 in Mekong Delta </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Topics include agroforestry and payments for environmental services </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Areas of potential collaboration </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Use crop models to assess potential impacts of climate change on potential crops/agroforestry systems </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Identify opportunities to increase carbon sequestration with modified agroforestry systems </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assess potential for monitoring and verification </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assess potential for aggregation for intl carbon markets </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Shift extension from subsidies to aggregation services for accessing intl. carbon markets </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Capacity development for national UNFCCC negotiators on agriculture </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Vietnam country programme, next steps <ul><li>Next steps in refining collaboration work plan </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Nick Minot to travel to Vietnam 5-11 April </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Will meet with Atsuko in Hanoi to discuss options in more detail </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Will set date, venue, and format for larger planning meeting between IFPRI staff and IFAD staff and development partners </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Larger meeting may piggy-back on country programme review in August 10-15 window </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Identify national-level negotiators on UNFCCC inputs and need for capacity building </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. Morocco country programme, marketing <ul><li>Topics of IFAD programmes </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Participation of the poor, financial services, access to water and agricultural technology, development of commodity chains, pastoral development, and mountain region integrated rural development </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Tentative areas of potential collaboration </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Participation of poor in commodity chains, particularly high-value agriculture </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Impact evaluation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Impact of trade liberalization on small farmers </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. Morocco country programme, climate change <ul><li>Relevant IFAD programmes </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To be determined </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Areas of potential collaboration, possibly in coordination with the Green Morocco Plan </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Use crop models to assess potential impacts of climate change on potential crops in IFAD-funded projects </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Identify opportunities to increase carbon sequestration with modified cropping systems </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assess potential for monitoring and verification </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assess potential for aggregation for intl carbon markets </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Capacity development for national UNFCCC negotiators on agriculture </li></ul></ul>
  16. 16. Morocco country programme, next steps <ul><li>Next steps in refining collaboration workplan </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Country strategy meeting – tentative May 20 </li></ul></ul>
  17. 17. IFAD-IFPRI Collaboration on Global Negotiations <ul><li>Assess need/desirability to prepare official joint submissions or complementary individual submissions and side events </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Mid-April deadline </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>June UNFCCC meetings in Bonn </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bangkok and Copenhagen </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Consider proposal on monitoring and verification </li></ul>

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