Period: March-April 2018
Country: Togo
Sponsor: GFA Ccnsulting group
Expert: Pierre JOHNSON


Main thematic and practical skills:
DC FilieresEtMarches---50X50 Food-chain and Markets
SF ConseilEtAppuiInstitutionnel---50X50 Institutional Support and Advice


Objectives and context

The cooperation agency GIZ provides assistance to the Ministry of Agriculture of Togo for the development of the soya sector, through the PROCIV project. In this context, the design office GFA has been mandated by the GIZ agency to realize a study on the conventional and organic soya sector in Togo. GFA asked TERO to conduct a specialized expertise on the organic soya certification.


Services provided

puce triangleSituational analysis of the organization of the main actors of the organic soya sector

puce triangleAnalysis of certification criterias and practices implemented by organic soya exporting companies

puce triangleEstablishment of the detailed structure of organic soya sector and certification cost

puce triangleAnalysis of organic soya competitiveness factors and proposal of concret actions of improvement

puce triangleAnimation of a cost validation workshop on organic soya sector   

puce triangleExamination of the laws regulating internal trade and organic soya exportation

puce triangleAnalysis of contractual practices between organic soya exporting companies and producers