This  course enables learners to design value chain development projects. Learners will learn to analyse sub sectors and value chains, and to apply practical tools to select value chains that have potential for pro-poor growth. Learners will enhance your analytical skills to determine market requirements and identify competitive challenges. Learners will understand the different roles that relevant stakeholders play in developing value chains and learn to develop matching strategies. Learners  will be able to recognize prevailing value chain models and be familiar to facilitative and financial instruments.