Agribusiness and Innovation Systems in Africaby Larsen, Kurt; Kim, Ronald; Theus, Florian
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Table of Contents
|Introduction and Main Messages||p. 1|
|Agriculture and Development||p. 1|
|The Sub-Saharan African Context and Focus of the Book||p. 2|
|A Changing Landscape||p. 4|
|Agricultural Innovation Systems||p. 5|
|Agribusiness, Value Chains, and Public Policies||p. 6|
|Main Messages||p. 9|
|Value Chains, Innovation, and Public Policies in African Agriculture: A Synthesis of Four Country Studies||p. 15|
|Agricultural Innovation Systems in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Value Chains||p. 20|
|Agricultural Innovation Systems in Sub-Saharan Africa: Beyond the Value Chains-Support Structures and Services and the Intermediary Domain||p. 38|
|Agricultural Innovation Systems in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Impact of Public Policies and Institutions on Agribusiness Innovation||p. 49|
|The Agribusiness Country Reports||p. 61|
|Ghana: Cassava, Cocoa, and Poultry||p. 63|
|Executive Summary||p. 63|
|Background and Policy Context||p. 65|
|An Overview of the Subsectors and Their Value Chains||p. 67|
|Innovation in the Subsectors: Innovations within the Value Chains||p. 72|
|Support Structures and Services||p. 75|
|Coordination within the Innovation System: The Systems Approach||p. 76|
|Public Policy Influence on Agribusiness Innovations||p. 82|
|Conclusion and Summary of Recommendations||p. 85|
|Kenya: Maize, Tomato, and Dairy||p. 89|
|Executive Summary||p. 89|
|Introduction to Kenya's Agricultural Sector||p. 91|
|Overview of the Subsectors, their Value Chains, and Innovations||p. 92|
|Links and Coordination within the Innovation System||p. 116|
|Public Policy Influence on Agribusiness Innovations||p. 121|
|Tanzania: Sunflower, Cassava, and Dairy||p. 135|
|Background Information||p. 136|
|Overview of the Subsectors, their Value Chains, and Innovations||p. 139|
|Further Aspects of Innovation Related to all Subsectors||p. 147|
|Support Structures and Services||p. 149|
|Coordination among Key Actors of the Innovation System||p. 151|
|The Impact of Policies||p. 155|
|Uganda: Fish, Bananas, and Vegetables||p. 163|
|Innovation across the Value Chains||p. 167|
|Links among Key Actors of the Innovation System||p. 173|
|Policy Influence on Agribusiness||p. 179|
|Survey Questionnaire||p. 191|
|The List of Interview Questions||p. 194|
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