Assessing the Impact of the Kenya BDS and the Horticulture Development Center Projects in the Treefruit Subsector of Kenya: Baseline Research Design

  • Date Posted: June 2, 2010
  • Authors: Donald Snodgrass, Jennefer Sebstad
  • Organizations: Action for Enterprise
  • Document Types: Evidence or Research, Technical Report, Assessment
  • Donor Type: US Agency for International Development

The purpose of this study is to assess the impact of two USAID/Kenya projects in:

  • improving the competitiveness of the mango, passion fruit, and avocado  sub-sectors;
  • increasing the integration of micro and small enterprises (farmers and others) into value chains;
  • developing "commercially viable solutions" to constraints facing businesses in the targeted industries; and
  • increasing rural household incomes.