Trade and Development Strategies

Year Strategy name Sector
2011 ECCAS Coffee Export Strategy

The rationale of the strategy arises from the decrease in coffee production... The rationale of the strategy arises from the decrease in coffee production experienced by the ECCAS countries in the last twenty years. It envisages repositioning ECCAS countries on the world coffe market through the development of professional and sustainable value-chains, beneficial to all stakeholders. The main objectives of the strategy are: 1) to increase production and improve quality of coffee in the ECCAS countries; 2) to improve competitiveness of production chains in ECCAS; 3) to promote consumption of coffee coming from ECCAS countries. The document also provides an overview of the sector performance across the ECCAS country members and analyses the dynamics of the coffee world market.

Coffee Coffee

2011 ECCAS Cotton and Textile Export Strategy

The strategy envisages the creation of a competitive and integrated value-chain, able... The strategy envisages the creation of a competitive and integrated value-chain, able to produce cotton and related products of high quality and export them on international markets, thus contributing to reduce poverty through a fait distribution of income. The document provides an analyses of the cotton value chain performance across the different country members of ECCAS, and it outlines a strategy framed around five main strategic objectives: 1) increase the production of cotton while improving its quality and profitability; 2) improving and ensuring the quality of cotton in the region; 3) sustain and foster the transformation of cotton into final products within the region; 4) strengthen the promotion and the commercialization of cotton and textiles products produced in the ECCAS region; 5) develop and improve the valorisation of products from seed crushing. The document provides a detailed implementation framework identifying responsible authorities and detailed actions policies to be taken.

Cotton, Garment Industry, Textile Industry Cotton, Garment Industry, Textile Industry

2006 Diagnostic Trade Integration Study - Chad

The study provides an overview of the current and recent economic performance... The study provides an overview of the current and recent economic performance of Chad and of its trade policy and institutions. It analyses his access to foreign markets, possible trade faciliation and transport policies and the role of the public services. Finally it provides insights on specific traditional and non-traditional export sectors.

Arabic Gum, Cotton, Fisheries, Groundnuts, Livestock Arabic Gum, Cotton, Fisheries, Groundnuts, Livestock

2005 UNDAF Chad 2006-2010

The UNDAF frames the UN assistance to Chad around five strategic axis:... The UNDAF frames the UN assistance to Chad around five strategic axis: 1) improvement of human capital; 2) promotion of good governance, both economic and democratic; 3) restoration and preservation of ecosystems; 4) crises prevention and management; 5) fight against HIV/AIDS.

2003 Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - Chad 2003-2015

The PRSP provides an overview of the recent economic situation in Chad... The PRSP provides an overview of the recent economic situation in Chad and analyses the determinants of poverty and the country's strengths and opportunities. It then outlines the five main objectives to be achieved by 2015: 1) promote good governance; 2) ensure strong and sustained economic growth; 3) improve human capital; 4) improve living conditions of vulnerable groups; 5) restore and safeguard ecosystems.