The webinar addressed how the development community can prepare farmers for the increasingly sophisticated requirements of supply chains. It also considered the role of finance and business and how inclusive supply chains can evolve linkages that build opportunities for business and smallholder farmers.
- Thomas Reardon (Michigan State University Distinguished Faculty and AAEA Fellow), one of the world’s leading experts on agricultural economics and development
- Anita Campion (President and CEO, Connexus) a global expert in value chain finance
- Daniele Giovannucci (President and Co-Founder, Committee on Sustainability Assessment – COSA) a leader in understanding sustainability initiatives