Ongoing Projects

Baseline Survey for Hybrid Rice Project in Kenya and Tanzania
Client:  African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF)
Countries: Kenya and Tanzania
Services provided by AFREDEC Consultants Ltd include:

  • Collect baseline data;
  • Assessing data and information on rice value chain;
  • Assessing the breeding progress of hybrid rice in Kenya and Tanzania;
  • Mapping out all key value chain actors, development partners and players;
  • Cost benefit and break-even analysis for hybrid rice production;
  • Reviewing status of Seed Companies’ rice production, breeding and commercialization capacities;
  • Report writing and presentation.

Feasibility Study for Kingdom Foods Limited Potato Processing Plant
Client:  Pricewaterhouse Coopers - Kingdom Foods Limited
Countries: Kenya
Services provided by AFREDEC Consultants Ltd include:

  • Document review;
  • Assessing data and information on potato value chain;
  • Assessing the consumer needs and potential market opportunities;
  • Assessing competitor products;
  • Determining technology needs per potential products;
  • Business planning.

Consultancy Services to carry out Community Proposal Appraisal (Both Desk and Field), Implementation Monitoring and Evaluation as an Independent Oversight Agent
Client:  Upper Tana Natural Resources Management Project (UTaNRMP)
Countries: Kenya
Services provided by AFREDEC Consultants Ltd include:

  • Review of project documentation;
  • Desk and field appraisal of proposals;
  • Development of implementation schedules;
  • Risk management;
  • Monitoring and capacity building;
  • Baseline data collection and analysis;
  • Report writing.

Consultancy Services for Development of Farmer Handbooks and Providing Gap Training To Lead Farmers in 4 value chains (Maize, Rice , Potatoes, Dairy)
Client:  KCB Bank Rwanda-MobiGrow Project
Countries: Rwanda
Services provided by AFREDEC Consultants Ltd include:

  • Development of farmer handbooks;
  • Providing gap training to lead farmers in 4 value chains (maize, rice , potatoes, dairy).

Consultancy Services for Development of Farmer Producer Organizations Handbooks and Training FPO Management and Board Members
Client:  KCB Bank Rwanda-MobiGrow Project
Countries: Rwanda
Services provided by AFREDEC Consultants Ltd include:

  • Development of farmer  producer organizationshandbooks;
  • Training FPO management and board members.

Feasibility Study,  Detailed Design and Preparation of Tender Documents for  Mwania/Miwongoni dam Project
Client:   Athi Water Services Board / CAS Consultants
Countries: Kenya
Services provided by AFREDEC Staff on behalf of  CAS Consultants include:

  • Review of literature and data collection;
  • Financial and economic analysis;
  • Investment Planning.

Pre-Feasibility Study for the Mombasa Water Fund
Client:    The Nature Conservancy (TNC)/ Rural Focus Company Ltd
Countries: Kenya
Services provided by AFREDEC Staff on behalf of Rural Focus Company Ltd include:

  • Review of literature;
  • Stakeholder consultation;
  • Data collection and analysis;
  • Financial and economic analysis;
  • Report writing.

Feasibility Study,  Detailed Design and Preparation of Tender Documents for Bergei Dam Water Supply Project
Client:   Rift Valley Water Services Board / CAS Consultants
Countries: Kenya
Services provided by AFREDEC Staff on behalf of  CAS Consultants include:

  • Review of literature and data collection;
  • Financial and economic analysis;
  • Investment Planning.

Feasibility Study, Design and Supervision of Utangwa Irrigation Scheme in Makueni County
Client:  Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation-SIVAP project/ Gikone consulting engineers 
Countries: Kenya
Services provided by AFREDEC Staff on behalf of  Gikone consulting engineers include:

  • Delineation of irrigable areas;
  • Analysis of land, soil and crop suitability for irrigation;
  • Agronomic analysis;
  • Yield and revenues estimation;
  • Market and financial analysis;
  • Agro-processing analysis

Feasibility Study, Design and Supervision of  Buuri Irrigation Scheme in Meru County
Client:  Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation-SIVAP project/  Juma Apei Company Ltd
Countries: Kenya
Services provided by AFREDEC Staff on behalf of Juma Apei Company Ltd include:

  • Delineation of irrigable areas;
  • Analysis of land, soil and crop suitability for irrigation;
  • Agronomic analysis;
  • Yield and revenues estimation;
  • Market and financial analysis;
  • Agro-processing analysis

The End-Term Evaluation of the Organization of African First Ladies against HIV/AIDS (OAFLA) Strategic Plan (2014-201) & Development of a Renewed Strategic Plan (2019-2022)
Year: 2018-2019
Client:  Organization of African First Ladies against HIV/AIDS (OAFLA)/DeBi Consulting  Associates
Countries:  Addis Ababa, Ethiopia –Consulting all African Countries
Services provided by AFREDEC Staff on behalf of  DeBi Consulting  Associates
include:

  • Stakeholder consultation;
  • Preparation of end of term evaluation report;
  • Development of strategic plan

Evaluation of the Cold Chain Optimization Platform (CCEOP)
Year: 2017-2018
Client:  GAVI/John Snow Inc, (JSI)/ JaRco Consulting
Countries: Kenya
Services provided by AFREDEC Staff on behalf of  JaRco Consulting include:

  • Participate in developing research protocol;
  • Carry out desk review of relevant documents;
  • Participate in developing tools;
  • Participate in data collection training;
  • Participate in primary data collection;
  • Coordination of data collection logisitics;
  • Overseeing data transcription;
  • Participate in report writing..

Capacity Development and Financial Linkages for SMEs Participating in the PROFIT Program in the Dairy, Cereals, Livestock and Horticulture Development in Western, Rift Valley and Nyanza Kenya.
Client: Fineline Systems and Management (Fineline)/ Africa Green Revolution Alliance (AGRA)
Countries: Kenya
Services provided by AFREDEC Consultants Ltd  on behalf of   Fineline Systems and Management  include:

  • Development of work plans;
  • Development of training manuals;
  • Conducting trainings on agricultural finance;
  • Development of SMEs business plans;
  • Financial linkages and SMEs monitoring (post finance)

Overview of Services

  • Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Project planning and management
  • Baseline/Feasibility studies
  • Financial and economic analysis
  • Value chain analysis
  • Strategic and business planning
  • Business development
  • Policy and strategy analysis
  • Capacity building
  • Farm management and advisory services
  • Trade, marketing, agriculture, financial, and socio-economic research
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