Systems that Work: Our Project Implementation Approach
Our team is dedicated to achieving development goals through effective project implementation services that prioritize the needs of the communities we serve. We take pride in delivering projects on time and within budget, while ensuring that the outcomes are sustainable and create lasting change in the region.
From Plan to Impact, take a look at EAMDA’s Approaches to Project Implementation
EAMDA uses a Market Systems Development approach to identify and address systemic constraints and opportunities that affect market actors in different value chains. This approach focuses on creating sustainable, inclusive, and resilient market systems that benefit smallholder farmers, traders, processors, and other stakeholders.
EAMDA employs a Value Chain Development approach that seeks to improve the performance and competitiveness of agricultural value chains by addressing key constraints, such as production, processing, market access, and finance. This approach involves working with value chain actors to identify and prioritize interventions that can lead to sustainable and inclusive growth.
EAMDA recognizes the potential of ICTs to enhance the efficiency, productivity, and resilience of agricultural systems. The firm uses ICTs to collect and analyze data, communicate with stakeholders, and develop innovative solutions that address complex development challenges.
EAMDA takes a food systems approach to promote sustainable and inclusive food systems that deliver safe and nutritious food to all. This approach recognizes the interdependence of various sectors and actors in the food system, and seeks to address the root causes of food insecurity, malnutrition, and environmental degradation
EAMDA recognizes the urgent need to address the impacts of climate change on agriculture and food security. The firm employs a climate change resilience and adaptation approach to promote the adoption of climate-smart agricultural practices, technologies, and policies that can help farmers and communities adapt to changing climatic conditions
EAMDA promotes the adoption of sustainable and circular production and consumption practices that minimize waste, conserve natural resources, and enhance the resilience of agricultural systems. This approach involves working with stakeholders to design and implement interventions that promote the adoption of sustainable and circular practices.
EAMDA uses stakeholder mapping to identify and engage with key stakeholders in different value chains and sectors. This approach involves conducting stakeholder analyses to understand the interests, power, and influence of different actors, and developing strategies to effectively engage with them.
EAMDA recognizes the importance of access to finance for smallholder farmers, agribusinesses, and other stakeholders in the agriculture sector. The firm employs a financial inclusion approach to promote access to finance through innovative financial products, services, and institutions.
Whole Farm Approach EAMDA takes a whole-farm approach to promote sustainable and integrated farming systems that enhance productivity, resilience, and environmental sustainability. This approach involves working with farmers to adopt integrated farming practices that optimize the use of land, water, and biowaste, and promote the conservation of biodiversity and natural ecosystems.