Archive | January, 2014


SBCs designing action plans for 2014

Sesame Business Cluster (SBC) representatives in northwest Ethiopia have been designing their action plans for the year 2014. The ultimate goal of the planning session is to create a common understanding of the general objectives, challenges, actions to improving sesame value chain performance and to have a shared vision on success factors and joint action. […]

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Credit cost study on progress

Sesame Business Network (SBN) Support Progrmme has been conducting credit cost study across the sesame value chain in northwest Ethiopia. The rationale for conducting this study is that evidence based data on the topic is considered beneficial to both the sesame producers as well as financial institutions. So far data have been gathered from MetemaYohannes-Kokit, […]

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Cooperative and union managers trained on marketing

107 management members of primary cooperatives and unions drawn from Tach and Mirab Armachiho woredas of north Gondar zone received two day training on marketing. The trainings were organised in between 30 December 2013 and 2 January 2014 by the Sesame Business Network (SBN) Support Programme in collaboration with the two woredas Cooperative Promotion Offices. […]

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By Sesame Business Network, Gondar-Ethiopia