Global Donor Platform for Rural Development
Godesberger Allee 119 | 53175 Bonn | Germany
phone: +49 228 249 341 65
fax: +49 228 249 342 15
The private sector will play an important role in fostering agricultural development in the future and will be instrumental in overcoming decades of underinvestment in agriculture.
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Managing Director, World Bank
Following the publication of PKP3 on The Strategic Role of the Private Sector in ARD, this thematic group is developing ideas for collaboration and exchange with private sector partners.
Draft version of the annual workplan for Platform activities.
Global objective__ To engage with and explore the possibilities of private sector cooperation in ARD for increased aid effectivenes
Knowledge sharing (internal)
Strengthen dialogue with key private sector actors to further develop models for inclusive business practices, public private partnerships and concrete cooperation possibilities, based on the PKPIII
K1) MoFA-NL, CIDA, AUSAID and others exchange about their private sector strategies, also engaging with EU Working Group on Private Public Partnerships
K5) Members decide on Platform engagement with the private sector
K1) Facilitate information exchange via telephone conferences, interviews, website etc.
|Develop analytical guidance for operationalisation of inclusive agribusiness||L1) Members exchange about inclusive agribusiness in development and provide input into finalisation of WB led study “Analytical Framework for Structuring Successful Inclusive Agribusiness Schemes”
L2) OECD informs about ‘Green Growth in the Agro-Food Chain: What Role for the Private Sector?’ workshop (24 April 2013)
L4) Members increase their knowledge about ARD potential regarding Green Growth
|L5) Presentation of study “Analytical Framework for Structuring Successful Inclusive Agribusiness Schemes” at AGA and agreement on further dissemination||WB/ (with GIZ, NL-MoFA, DFID, USAID))||L1, 2, , 4) Facilitate information exchange via telephone conferences, interviews, website etc.
L1) Attend and report from EU-Africa Agribusiness seminar in Brussels (10. April 2013)
L5) Support finalisation of study for publication