Blog posts tagged to "agriculture value chains"

  • Consumers increasingly demand locally sourced, sustainably produced agricultural products.

    Pushing GMS food up the value chain

    Published on Wednesday, 03 January 2018

    The Siem Reap Action Plan will pave the way for the subregion to become a regional and global hub for good, sustainably produced food.

  • Agriculture value chain finance provides  options besides bank and nonbank credit.

    Financing agriculture value chains in the digital age

    Published on Monday, 30 October 2017

    Digital finance allows smallholder farmers to access high-value markets and technology, and reduce the cost of doing business.

  • Productive farms contribute more to economic growth.

    Online farms are a win-win for PRC agriculture

    Published on Thursday, 28 September 2017

    Getting many more farms online will boost farm productivity in the People's Republic of China, and help make the country’s future growth more inclusive.

  • Cross-border logistics and customs are tough challenges for many SMEs in CAREC.

    Time for SMEs in CAREC to move beyond borders

    Published on Tuesday, 18 July 2017

    Cross-border development is crucial for SMEs to realize their potential as drivers of growth and job creation in Central Asia.

  • Cabbage farmers in Nepal.

    Asia’s food security challenges, and how we plan to address them

    Published on Thursday, 22 October 2015

    Despite significant progress, Asia is still home to two-thirds of the world’s hungry people. ADB’s new Operational Plan for Food Security 2015-2020 focuses on 6 critical areas to address the region’s food security challenges in the SDGs era.