The aim of this guide is to promote the development of intensive poultry farming and related activities in the Western Sahelian zone. It follows on from the first meetings for professionals in the poultry and livestock feed industries organised by the CDI/CDE in Senegal in November 1993.
File(s): Guide: The intensive poultry farming in the Sahelian zone
This technical handbook is designed as an orientation guide. It aims to help entrepreneurs in ACP countries (Africa, the Caribbean islands and the Pacific) to carry out an initial study for a biomass briquetting project (agricultural, agro-industrial, forestry or wood industry residues).
File(s): Guide on briquetting of vegetal residues
EU countries have the technology and industrial skills, which contribute to economic progress. One good way to transfer this expertise to ACP countries is through successful business partnerships.
In such a partnership, an EU company and an ACP enterprise joint together in a long term relationship...
File(s): Guide on ACP-EU partnerships in industry
Phosphate is essential to agriculture and is one of the few raw materials for which there is no substitute and which can be recovered in only small amounts. For some countries, Senegal and Togo in particular, it is one of the main sources of foreign currency.
The availability of fertilizer when it...
File(s): Guide: Valorisation of phosphate in Africa
As appropriate financing is a key requirement for investments in ACP countries, it was considered timely and useful to prepare this publication on financial resources and facilities for industrial projects in ACP countries.
As a guide for ACP and EU investors, it aims to facilitate the...
File(s): Guide: financial resources for industrial projects in ACP countries
The CDE is frequently involved in the financial evaluation of industrial projects and has developed a standardised programme for this purpose. It is a practical and highly efficient tool as well as a guarantee of sound methodology.
The programme, called FINAN, offers a range of options: from...
File(s): FINAN manual for project evaluation
The market for sea products in the European Union offers enormous potential for producers in third countries. The EU constitutes the largest market and importing region in the world. The EU as a whole is open to an infinite range of raw and processed sea products.
Live: large crustaceans (lobster...
File(s): Guide: Exporting sea products
This document is intended for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) of the European Union (EU) and ACP countries.
It examines the resources available for North-South industrial cooperation in general and cooperation between the EU and the ACP States in particular, with the exception of...
File(s): Guide: facilities and instruments for industrial cooperation_part 1, Guide: facilities and instruments for industrial cooperation_part 2
This study sets down the key elements in putting together paint projects in ACP countries, in partnership with EU paint manufacturers.
It examines the pitfalls that sometimes hamper the successful transfer of technology to ACP countries, and sets out guidelines for ACP entrepreneurs wishing to go...
File(s): Guide: Paint production