Access to Rural Finance, Technology, and Markets
Strengthening the links between food producers with their input suppliers as well as consumers creates a win-win arrangement for all players in the food supply chain.
Providing access and building connectivity include:
- constructing rural roads, providing power, and developing market infrastructure, such as rural growth centers
- facilitating agribusinesses and food trade
- improving farm and nonfarm employment opportunities
- small and medium enterprises development
- creating or improving market information systems, food value chains, and food safety standards
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