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Impact of Uganda"s National Agricultural Advisory Services Program

S. Benin

Impact of Uganda"s National Agricultural Advisory Services Program

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Published by International Food Policy Research Institute in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agricultural extension work,
  • Agriculture and state,
  • Rural development

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSamuel Benin ... [et al.].
    SeriesIFPRI research monograph, IFPRI research monograph
    ContributionsInternational Food Policy Research Institute
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS544.5.U33 I47 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25011220M
    ISBN 109780896291898
    LC Control Number2011032914

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Impact of Uganda's National Agricultural Advisory Services Program [Samuel Benin, Ephraim Nkonya, Geresom Okecho, Josee Randriamamonjy, Edward Kato, Geofrey Lubadde, Miriam Kyotalimye, Francis Byekwaso] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

In Uganda, agricultural extension has been hotly debated since the implementation of the National Agricultural Advisory Services Cited by: The use of private extension service providers, as has emerged through public-private partnership in Uganda under the National Agricultural Advisory Services Program (Benin et al., ), has.

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Lubade, Miriam Kyotalimye. Impact of Uganda's National Agricultural Advisory Services program. "This paper examines the level of participation of vulnerable households headed by females, youths or people living with disabilities in Uganda’s National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) program, and the program’s impact on agricultural households’ access to extension services, the use of improved technologies, crop yield and share of output sold, consumption expenditures and Cited by: The National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) program of Uganda is an innovative public-private extension service delivery approach, with the goal of increasing market oriented agricultural production by empowering farmers to demand and control agricultural advisory services.

The National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) program of Uganda is an innovative public-private extension service delivery approach, with the goal of increasing market oriented agricultural production by empowering farmers to demand and control agricultural advisory services.

Although initial evaluations of NAADS have been quite favourable, these evaluations have been primary Cited by:   The Impact of the National Agricultural Advisory Services Program on Household Production and Welfare in Uganda.

In the s, developing countries, including Uganda, witnessed wide-ranging reforms in the agricultural sector. Ratings for the National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) Project for Uganda were as follows: outcomes were moderately satisfactory, the risk to development outcome was moderate, Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and Borrower performance See More +.

Agricultural advisory services are services that make new knowledge available to farmers and assist them to develop their farming and management skills. NAADS is a decentralized farmer owned and private sector service extension system contributing to the realization of the agricultural sector objectives (NAADS Secretariat, ).

NAADS program was. Uganda - National Agricultural Advisory Services Project (English) Abstract. The National Agricultural Advisory Services Project, will assist poor farmers in Uganda, in becoming aware, and able to adopt improved technology, and management practices in their farming enterprises, to enhance productivity, economic welfare, and sustainability.

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

In Uganda, agricultural extension has been hotly debated since the implementation of the National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) program in Conceived as a demand-driven approach and largely publicly funded with services provided by the private sector.

"The National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) program of Uganda is an innovative public-private extension service delivery approach, with the goal of increasing market oriented agricultural production by empowering farmers to demand and control agricultural advisory services. Relevance The National Agricultural Advisory Services Programme (NAADS) was designed as a 25 years Program with an initial phase of 7 years.

It was developed within the policy framework of Uganda's Poverty Eradication Action Plan (PEAP) and its design well responded to the. Following the agricultural policy reforms, the government has been implementing the Plan for the Modernization of Agriculture.

One component of the plan is the National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) program which goal is to increase market-oriented production through empowering farmers to demand and control extension services.

Samuel Benin, Ephraim Nkonya, Geresom Okecho, Joseé Randriamamonjy, Edward Kato, Geofrey Lubade, Miriam Kyotalimye, Impact of the National Agricultural Advisory Services (Naads) program of Uganda: Considering Different Levels of Likely Contamination with the Treatment, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol Issue 2, January Cited by: 5.

of which is the National Agricultural Advisory Service – NAADS.4 The NAADS programme encompasses four areas of activity: advisory and information services to farmers; technology development and linkages to markets; technical auditing of service providers; and private sector institutional development.

NAADSFile Size: KB. Country situation and role of agriculture The Republic of Uganda, located in Eastern Africa, is a the most relevant of which are the National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS), responsible for public agricultural advisory/extension services, and the National Agricultural Research Organisation (NARO), which coordinates all national File Size: KB.

The National Agricultural Policy seeks to raise the profile of the agricultural sector so that it effectively contributes to the national development aspirations of turning the country from a predominantly consuming to a producing and exporting nation targeting all value chain Size: 1MB.

National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) located in Kampala, Uganda. National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) Address, Phone number, Email, Website, Reviews, Contact, Location.

National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) business profile on national report on progress on the implementation of the rio commitments on sustainable development in uganda draft a report to be presented at the rio+20 united nations conference on sustainable development, rio de janeiro, brazil, 15 – 22 june 7th june File Size: KB.

THE IMPACT OF THE NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL ADVISORY SERVICES PROGRAM ON HOUSEHOLD PRODUCTION AND WELFARE IN UGANDA Geofrey Okoboi, Annette Kuteesa and Mildred Barungi 1.

Introduction I n the s, developing countries, including Uganda, witnessed wide-ranging reforms in the ag- ricultural sector. In the past, the Bank has supported agricultural research and advisory services through two parastatals, the National Agricultural Research Organization (NARO) and National Agricultural Advisory.

Development Strategy and Investment Plan (DSIP) /11 – /15 which is in line with the agricultural priorities in the National Development Plan (NDP) and aims to contribute to achievement of Prosperity for All (PFA) development objectives.

UGANDA –Agriculture Technology and Agribusiness Advisory Services (ATAAS) New features –joint priority setting, planning and monitoring, both at central and zonal levels. Driven by Government desire to achieve national coverage in a short time –through legal framework and local government Size: KB.

Agriculture remains the major source of livelihood in Uganda. According to the Uganda National Household Survey (UNHS) /17, the bigger proportion of the working population is engaged in agriculture, forestry and fishing (65%).

Get to know why agriculture is important. The Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries (MAAIF), in. i IMPACT EVALUATION AND RETURNS TO INVESTMENT OF THE NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL ADVISORY SERVICES (NAADS) PROGRAM OF UGANDA Samuel Benin1 Ephraim Nkonya1 Geresom Okecho2 Josee Randriamamonjy1 Edward Kato1 Geofrey Lubade3 Miriam Kyotalimye4 Francis Byekwaso2 1 International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA 2 National Agricultural Advisory Services.

This paper examines the shifts in multidimensional discourses on international development aid policy and poverty reduction in Sub-Saharan Africa, drawing on a qualitative case study of the Ugandan National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) program.

While Uganda has benefitted from substantial global donor funding, poverty, famine, and hunger remain : Samuel Bernard Ariong, Mel Gray, Kate Davies. It is the strongest growth rate since the third quarter ofdue to agriculture, forestry and fishing ( per cent compared to per cent in Q1); services ( per cent compared to per cent) and industry (3 per cent compared to per cent).

The impact of HIV/AIDS on the agricultural sector and rural livelihoods in Uganda Uganda, August, The National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) Integrated Support to Sustainable Development and Food Security Programme (IP) Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Viale delle Terme di Caracalla, Rome, Italy.

THE LAST WORD: By Andrew M. Mwenda How politics, not the drought, explains the current famine our country is experiencing According a report by the government of Uganda last week nearly 11 million people in this country do not have enough food to eat.

I have. In Africa there is an estimated 1 extension worker per 4, farmers, compared with 1 per hundred farmers in developed countries. [8] This ratio falls far below the Food and Agriculture Organization recommendation of 1 officer for every proportion of agriculture budgets allocated to extension services varies from country to country, for example, from 5% in Zambia to 50% in.

The Impact of the National Agricultural Advisory Services Program on Household Production and Welfare in Uganda. Africa Growth Initiative. Washington DC: Brookings. Adong A, Mwaura F, Okoboi G (). What Factors Determine Membership to Farmer Groups in Uganda.

Evidence from the Uganda Census of Agriculture /: Gertrude Atukunda, Andrew Ellias State, Joseph Molnar, Peter Atekyereza. Analysis of Extension Systems in Uganda for Identification of Suitable Extension Approaches for Scaling-up ‘Trees for Food Security’ and the National Agriculture Advisory Services (NAADS).

At the district level, To develop databases and tools for monitoring and evaluation of the impact of scaling up and out the adoption of trees on Cited by: 1.

World Bank Support. With some $ billion in net commitments from both IDA and IBRD, and 24 ongoing projects, the World Bank’s agriculture and rural development program in India is by far the Bank’s largest such program worldwide in absolute dollar terms.

Agricultural extension activity is important agrarian-political instrument of the state which stimulates the development of agricultural production.

Agricultural extension service has to be competent in agricultural skills, to communicate efficiently with producers and stimulate them to. To ensure impact, the focus should be on transformative investments that will address the pressing needs of refugees and host communities alike and that will jump-start local economies.

Further, a comprehensive approach is needed to enhance girls and women’s access to education and livelihoods and to reduce security and safety risks among them.

Current extension service models, what works and what does not work. impact of the demand-driven extension services in the two poorest regions (northern and eastern) in Uganda and return to investment of the National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) program of File Size: 1MB.

Comments on Uganda’s National Agricultural Policy. Dear Gen. Caleb Akandwanaho. I have read the final draft dated Decem prepared by the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries.

You sent this document to me among others for comment through Ugandans at Heart Forum. I will make comments of a general nature at this stage. Agricultural development programs in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) have not had the desired impact on the livelihoods of the people (Eicher, ).

Past and ongoing efforts in agricultural education, research and outreach are yet to translate into transformation of the traditional farming systems and improved livelihoods of the people.v Results-Based Logical Framework Country and project name: UGANDA – Community Agriculture Infrastructure Improvement Programme – Project 3 (CAIIP-3) Purpose of the project: To contribute to rural poverty reduction and economic growth in Uganda through improvements in rural infrastructure and enhanced commercialization of agriculture.

Impact of the National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) program of Uganda: Considering different levels of likely contamination with the treatment. American Journal of Agricultural Economics 94(2): –Cited by: 1.