• Implementing Agency:
    United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
  • Priority Sectors:
    Horticultural products; mangoes, chillies, passion fruits, green beans and snow peas, nuts, herbs and spices
  • Start date:
    February 2019
  • Duration:
    48 months
  • Budget:
    EUR 3.73 million
  • Expected results:
    • 1. Strengthened national Quality Infrastructures regulatory framework and capacities;
    • 2. Support sector smallholders, cooperatives and enterprises better integrate into export-oriented value chains.
  • Target groups/Direct beneficiaries:
    • 1. Government Coordinating Agency:
      Ministry of Industry, Trade and Cooperatives.
    • 2. Project Partners:
      • - Agriculture and Food Authority Kenya
      • - Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service
      • - Kenya Bureau of Standards
      • - Private Sector Associations - Fresh Producers
      • - Expoters of Kenya, Fresh Produce Consortium
    • 3. Other Stakeholders:
      Agriculture Financing Initiative (Agri-fi)
      International Trade Center
      County Governments - Busia, Siaya, Bungoma, Trans Nzoia, Uasin Gishu, Elgeyo Marakwet, Taita Taveta,Kilifi, Makueni, Machakos, Kajiado, Meru
    • 4. Final beneficiaries:
      Farmers, Exporters, Processors, in selected Value Chains
  • National Focal Point
    State Department for Trade
  • ITC Contact:
    Ms. Christine Misiko
    United Nations Office in Nairobi (UNON), Kenya

For more information, please contact us at:

MARKUP Programme Coordination Unit c/o Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
P.O. Box 13854
Arusha International Conference Centre (AICC)
Ngorongoro Wing, 6th Floor
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Arusha, United Republic of Tanzania