PRISAME - Support INTERSEB to evaluate the sesame pricing process for the 2017-2018 marketing year

October 2018
November 2018
Project cost
2 000 €
Role in the project
Sesame expert


Burkina Faso


Agriculture Market



Main goals

The overall objective of the mission is to take stock of the 2017-2018 sesame price setting process, draw lessons from this process and make recommendations for improving methodology for the campaigns to come up

Specific objectives

  • Identify the strengths and weaknesses of the sesame pricing process during the 2017-2018 marketing year through a stakeholder survey
  • Formulate recommendations for the definition and implementation of a sustainable mechanism of fixing and regulating prices adapted to the realities of the sesame sector


  • The GIZ
  • The State of Burkina Faso
  • All the country's sesame producers


A1. Prepare the scoping documents and participate in the scoping meeting
A2. Do the documentary review, speak with resource people
A3. Analyze information collected to identify strengths and weaknesses and make recommendations
A4. Participate in meeting of restitution of the results of the study during a workshop
A5. Finalize the report of the study

Related people

Country representative in Burkina-Faso

Souleymane Jules Gaye

Holder of a Master II in "Accounting and Financial Management" from the International School of Engineering (INSOFE), Boston, USA, he brings his expertise in sustainable community development in West Africa, particularly in the fields of identification and enhancement of local individual or collective initiatives

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Project Officer

François Griffon

Holder of a Master's degree in "Sustainable Farming and Agri-food Systems in the South", specialised in "Markets, Organization, Quality and Services" from Montpellier SupAgro - Institut des Régions Chaudes (IRC), he brings his expertise in sector and value chain analysis, market studies, quality management and farmers' organisations services and support

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