Innovations-post-récolte.org is an information hub that collects and displays best practices and innovations to reduce post-harvest losses in important agricultural value chains. The regional focus is on Western Africa.
The website was funded in the course of the project “Development and implementation of an innovation platform with hybrid events to reduce post-harvest losses in Côte d’Ivoire”, funded and commissioned by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), carried out by DLG International GmbH on behalf of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH.
DLG International GmbH is a subsidiary company of the German Agricultural Society (DLG). DLG is an agricultural organization with more than 31.000 members. DLG International offers international project management and consultancy services. These activities are coordinated by staff at our headquarters in Frankfurt and our subsidiaries abroad.
As a service provider in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development and international education work, GIZ is dedicated to shaping a future worth living around the world. GIZ has over 50 years of experience in a wide variety of areas, including economic development and employment promotion, energy and the environment, and peace and security. The main commissioning party is the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).” (Source: giz.de)
The content is freely available to all interested partners in the food value chains. The project target group are leaders in the farming community, the food and agribusiness, government and extension service as well as researchers and the development community.