PAGSA - Evaluation du programme de durabiité de l'Alliance Globale du Karité

March 2024
June 2024
Project cost
10 800 €
Role in the project
Evaluation expert


Burkina Faso Côte d’Ivoire Ghana Mali


Agriculture Bioenergy Biodiversity Climate



Main goals

Conduct a robust review of the GSA’s Sustainability Program relevant, proactive, and effective in addressing the dynamic challenges and opportunities of the shea sector, while safeguarding its long-term viability

Specific objectives

SO1. Assess the current sustainability landscape within the shea sector
SO2. Identify emerging trends, including challenges and opportunities, along with their associated implications
SO3. Establish new principles, criteria, and workstreams within the Global Shea Alliance Sustainability Program as deemed necessary


The 560 Global Shea Alliance members from 35 countries including women's groups, brands and retailers, suppliers, NGOs, producer national associations, and affiliates


A1. An analysis of the GSA’s seven sustainability programmes to determine impact and learning
A2. A benchmarking of the GSA against five other industry initiatives
A3. An ESG Materiality analysis
A4. New principles, criteria, workstreams and MEL framework suggested for the Sustainability Programme
A5. Final slide deck which can be used to engage with further stakeholders and donors
A6. Final report

Related people

Project manager / Bioenergy & Waste / Côte d'Ivoire

Julia Artigas Sancho

Process engineer and holder of a European MsC in Renewable energies, she works on energy-related issues in African industry, since 2016. Process optimization and agri-waste-to-energy systems are her main expertise areas: appropriate technologies, training on operation and maintenance, biofuels…

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