Informations et ressources scientifiques
sur le développement des zones arides et semi-arides

Accueil du site → Projets de développement → Projets 2017 → Reform and Development of Markets, Value Chains and Producers’ Organisations (Palestine)


Reform and Development of Markets, Value Chains and Producers’ Organisations (Palestine)


Direction du Développement de la Coopération (Suisse)

Titre : Reform and Development of Markets, Value Chains and Producers’ Organisations (Palestine)

Pays/Région : Palestine

Durée : 01.03.2017 // 31.08.2021

Private sector-led agriculture and agribusiness in the Palestinian occupied territory (oPT) can play a key role in building a resilient economy towards economic growth and in safeguarding rights and entitlements to natural resources and markets. This program aims at improving income and productivity in the agriculture sector, through improved access to markets, increased share of local market, enhanced competitiveness and profitability of Palestinian agribusinesses.

Under its engagement in the Domain Agro-Econom­ic Development, Switzerland supports the Palestinian National Agriculture Sector strategy “Resilience and Sustainable Development” by co-financing with Denmark, the Netherlands, the EU and Spain the Multi-donor Agribusiness programme “Reform and Development of Markets, Value Chains and Produc­ers’ Organizations” (MAP), launched in 2017. This intervention is implemented with support from the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Na­tions (FAO). It fosters : A private sector-led development with competiti­veness and profitability, by addressing investment support modalities, by sharing the risk but also by updating the technology, improving the mar­keting of certain products at different levels and increasing production among others ; Government institutions as leaders in policy-ma­king, undertaking reforms, and in delivery of ser­vices indispensable for agribusiness development such as promoting wholesale markets reform and upgrading. Civil society, including specifically NGOs and other related organizations, as technical experts with strong networks and the capacity to nurture social change such as integrating youth and wo­men in agribusiness by improving their capacities. This intervention works in synergy with other projects supported by Switzerland in the Agriculture sector such as the Sanitary and Phyto-Sanitary (SPS) programme which aims to improve plant health, animal health and food safety in the oPt including by learning how to use of pesticides and contributing to reduce related production co

Budget  : CHF 3’000’000

Présentation : Coopération Suisse

Page publiée le 30 septembre 2020