Financing Agricultural Value Chains in Africa: Focus on Cotton and Cassava in Burkina Faso
Apr 01, 2011 | GIZ | GIZ
This study aims to examine access to finance for agriculture, with a view to identifying strategiesand tactics which will improve that access forcommercially-oriented agriculture. These recommendationswill be used to inform policy development bygovernment and development agencies, both at countrylevel but also for the continent overall. This study reviews the agricultural finance environment in Burkina Faso, with particular reference to the cotton and cassava value chains. Accompanying the value chain analysis is a review of both the agricultural and financial sectors in Burkina Faso, with a performance dashboard for each.