An Operational Guide to Value Chain Development: Combining Local Economic Development (LED) with Value Chain Development (VCD) to Strengthen Competitiveness and Integration of SMEs Into Markets

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Total Pages: 
140
Published On: 
2007

This guide presents a methodology for conducting local value chain development, in which the goal is primarily the integration of firms into local value chains and secondarily the insertion of local firms within national or global value chains.