The overall objective of this mission is to establish a global diagnostic of Liberia’s agricultural and rural sector, including an analysis of its development trends, sector’s actors and fundings, job market and agricultural and rural training system, the gender based issues in the sector, and propose the outlines of an action plan dedicated to bolster Liberia’s rural development and improve its FAR system. Specific objectives are:
- Contextualize Liberia’s agriculture and rural sector’s development trend
- Describe Liberia’s FAR system
- Identify the main obstacles and levers to the professional insertion of youth in rural areas of Liberia
- Propose courses of action for an integrated support to rural and agricultural development in Liberia, in its various components (rural development, private sector, training system and gender).