Publications

Publications

  • Kolk, A. (Ans)
  • Pinkse, J. (Jonatan)
Monday, 23 May 2011
This position paper provides an initial overview of the role of tripartite partnerships for climate change in the broader framework of policy options available to address the issue.First, we will position partnerships in relation to other policy modes for climate change, including emissions...
Policy Modes for Climate Change cover
  • Drost, S. (Sarah)
  • Van Wijk, J.C.A.C. (Jeroen)
  • Vellema, S.R. (Sietze)
Monday, 23 May 2011
Value chain promotion is considered a key element of private sector development strategies and pro-poor growth. However, (value) chain concepts are rather complex and unclear.This paper unravels the concept of global value chains and studies the diversity of key value chain-related (supply chain,...
Development Value Chains meet Business Supply Chains cover
Wednesday, 18 May 2011
These are challenging times, surrounded by considerable uncertainties. Issues are complex, interests are high and often conflicting, and convenient paradigms or ideologies no longer exist to guide us. The solutions of the past, where governments, civil society or firms had clearly delineated...
Partnering Skills - the basic philosophy cover
  • Van Wijk, J.C.A.C. (Jeroen)
  • Kwakkenbos, H. (Herma)
Wednesday, 4 May 2011
This paper addresses the question how partnerships include smallholders into sorghum-beer supply chains. Introduction Restrictions on the import of barley malt by the Nigerian government in the 1980s have facilitated an import substitution strategy that is now widely adopted by the African...
Beer multinationals supporting Africa's development? cover
Monday, 2 May 2011
Upscaling of PPPs involves the multiplication, maintaining or further diffusion of the mechanism, activities or outcomes of partnerships. Appropriate and timely upscaling is very important to increase the flexibility and the effectiveness of public policies. Quick scan techniques can be an...
A quick scan for upscaling possibilities cover
  • Drost, S. (Sarah)
  • Van Wijk, J.C.A.C. (Jeroen)
Sunday, 1 May 2011
This report investigates the dynamics of a multi-stakeholder platform (named: coordination group, or CG) for stakeholders of the pineapple value chains in Ethiopia.The CG was initiated by the Dutch development organisation SNV in 2005 as part of a broader programme to improve market access for...
The Pineapple Value Chain in Ethiopia cover
  • Drost, S. (Sarah)
  • Van Wijk, J.C.A.C. (Jeroen)
Sunday, 1 May 2011
This report investigates the dynamics of a multi-stakeholder platform (named: Coordination Group, or CG) for stakeholders of the milk and milk products value chains in Ethiopia.The CG was initiated by the Dutch development organisation SNV in 2005 as part of a broader programme to improve market...
The Milk and Milk Products Value Chain in Ethiopia cover
  • Mandefro, F. (Fenta)
  • Drost, S. (Sarah)
  • Van Wijk, J.C.A.C. (Jeroen)
Sunday, 1 May 2011
This report investigates the dynamics of a multi-stakeholder platform (named: Coordination Group, or CG) for stakeholders of the oilseeds and edible oil value chains in Ethiopia.The CG was initiated by the Dutch development organisation SNV in 2005 as part of a broader programme to improve...
The Edible Oil and Oilseeds Value Chain in Ethiopia cover
  • Drost, S. (Sarah)
  • Van Wijk, J.C.A.C. (Jeroen)
Sunday, 1 May 2011
This report investigates the dynamics of a multi-stakeholder platform (named: coordination group, or CG) for stakeholders of the honey and bees wax value chains in Ethiopia.The CG was initiated by the Dutch development organisation SNV in 2005 as part of a broader programme to improve market...
The Honey and Beeswax Value Chain in Ethiopia cover
Thursday, 27 January 2011
Increasingly multi-stakeholder processes are being used in response to complex, „tough‟ or „wicked‟ problems such as responding to climate change, hunger or poverty. This development is also denominated as „engaging stakeholders for change‟ (The Broker, blog January 2011). But there is considerable...
From Platform to Partnership cover