Country:                              Kenya

Period:                                Feb 2019 – Dec 2022

Client/Beneficiary:         Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Irrigation

Partner(s):                          Niras Sweden AB

Financing Agency:           SIDA

Contract Value:                EURO 2.4M

Technical Assistance to Agricultural Sector Development Support Programme Phase II (ASDSP II)

The ASDSP II contributes to commercial and enterprise-oriented transformation of crop, livestock and fisheries production by facilitating sustainable value chain development for improved income, food and nutrition security.The Programme aims to enhance value chain productivity; strengthen entrepreneurial skills among Value Chain Actors (VCA) and service providers; increase access to markets by VCAs, and; strengthen structures and capacities for intergovernmental consultation and coordination within the agricultural sector.

On the back of short-term technical advisory inputs to ASDSP Phase I, SustaiNet Group in consortium with Niras Sweden AB provides TA services during the 4½ year implementation of ASDSP II. This support is provided through fielding of a 16-member multi-disciplinary team of long- and short-term national and international advisors. SGL focuses on TA inputs in the field of intergovernmental cooperation, sector policy and strategy, youth in agribusiness and various analytical inputs.