WWF-TDR: Analysis of the Agricultural Cooperative Model Proposed by the Graine Programme.



The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is looking for a national consultant to carry out a study on the agricultural model implemented by the Graine programme in Gabon. Complete applications must be submitted by 6 January 2020.


 The main objective is to carry out a study of the socio-economic and environmental impact of the agricultural cooperative model proposed as part of the GRAINE project.



Specific objectives include:


- To synthesize bibliographical information related to the existing cooperative models in Gabon and the GRAINE programme;

- To make a SWOT analysis of existing cooperative models in Gabon;

- To evaluate the socio-economic and environmental impact of the model proposed by the Graine programme;

- To propose possible recommendations to improve the model.


Duties of the Consultant


The Consultant shall:

- Consult and analyze documents on the Graine Programme and other documents relevant to the study;

- Develop a criteria grid for analyzing the agricultural cooperative model proposed by the programme;

- Analyze (SWOT - Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats) the model;

- Consult with relevant stakeholders including the Direction Générale de l’Agriculture (DGA), Direction Générale du Développement Rurale (DGDR), FAO, Institut Gabonais d’Appui au Développement (IGAD), SOTRADER, IDRC Africa, KEVA Initiative, a cooperative from each existing model, etc.;

- Propose the model, as well as recommendations and adjustments;

- Submit an interim report presenting all the expected results of the study;

- Co-host (with WWF) a half-day workshop to present preliminary findings to stakeholders.

- Submit the final report after the workshop.



For further information, please download the document below:


01_TDR_Etude-du-modèle-Graine_VF.pdf (699.1 Ko)

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