SAMOUKHNA - Contribution to the elaboration of the bulletin "The voice of actors of the gum arabic sector in Chad" & dissemination of market information by SMS

February 2017
June 2017
Project cost
4 600 €
Role in the project
Market analysis expertise




Agriculture Market


Gum arabic

Main goals

Collaboration with the SAMOUKHNA project as part of the communication through the newsletter "Voice of actors" of the gum arabic sector in Chad

Specific objectives

Regular and permanent dissemination of information on gum arabic in the newsletter


Actors from the gum arabic sector in Chad


R1. Actors in the gum arabic sector in Chad receive verified and reliable market information

R2. Marketing is improved and revenues increased


A1. Realization of two quarterly syntheses of the regional market and gum arabic integrated in the quarterly bulletin "The Voice of actors of the gum arabic sector in Chad"

A2. Weekly distribution of information and advice on the gum arabic market by SMS to 1440 beneficiaries, ie 20 people per group (72 groups of project beneficiaries in total) for 10 weeks. Messages are translated into Arabic

Related people

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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Project Manager / Agriculture & Market / France

Julien Gonnet

Holder of a Professional Master II in Sustainable Development from the University of Geneva and a Master I in Geography from the University of Jean Moulin, he brings his expertise in project building and project management on agricultural markets, the use of ICT within the agriculture sector, the implementation of certification (organic, fair...) and engineering training

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