Publications [ID: 118]


The publications section offers a topic specific overview of the latest publications by international research organisations, civil society and academia, but also by the members and partners of the Platform.

Rural producer agency and agricultural value chains: What role for socio-legal empowerment?

A new report released by the International Institute for Environment and Development (iied) examines the contribution that socio-legal empowerment can make to enhance the agency of rural actors as they engage with, or are affected by, commercial agriculture.



Strengthening Agriculture and Aid for Trade Development Impact

Agriculture and aid for trade (AfT) are two key areas of development cooperation that share many synergies and seek similar or the same development objectives; however, there is a lack of coordination between the two areas. A new study released by the Global Donor Platform for Rural Development looks at ways to bridge this gap.


Agriculture, food and jobs in West Africa

OECD released a new publication in the West African Papers series with the focus on food economy and employment.


Driving safe trade solutions worldwide

The STDF is a global partnership that supports developing countries in building their capacity to implement international sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) standards as a means to improve their working practices and increase access to agricultural markets.


Aligning ARD and Trade Policies to improve sustainable development impact

The Global Donor Platform for Rural Development, in close cooperation with our partners from ECDPM, commissioned an analysis on the issues of building coherence between trade and agriculture and rural development policies and strategies.


Advancing regional agro-food value chains in Africa

The objective of the report is to gather and present information, knowledge and lessons learnt about what works and what does not in terms of advancing regional agro-food value chains in Africa.