The Key Expert on Agriculture Development Policies and Strategies will be responsible to provide technical guidance and support to Ministries of Agriculture on capacity development, policy dialogue and strategic planning. It will also perform functions of Team leader coordinating the work conducted by the project team, ensure delivery of the requested services described in the ToR and also alignment with National priorities.
The project is aimed at providing targeted technical assistance, training and institutional support to the competent line Ministries (Planning and Agriculture) at federal and regional levels and facilitate multi-stakeholders consultations to define main sectoral and regional priorities in the agriculture sector. The technical assistance will carry out participatory value chain analysis to determine the model of complementary services from the public and the privates sector; as well as an institutional analysis to assess organisational and human resource requirements. While considering specificities of the region of intervention, the action will also ensure coherence and synergies at the national level.
The main types of activities supported will be: