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Professor of IDS Talks on the Impact of Value Chains on Developing Countries at JICA- RI Seminar

August 6, 2013

 On July 26, JICA-RI invited Professor John Humphrey from the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) in the UK as a guest speaker for JICA-RI seminar entitled “Can Private Standards Promote Development Objectives? A Value Chain Approach.”


Prof. Humphrey has been conducting research on the current status of global value chains, as well as features of private standards on agricultural products. The professor stated that the standards have contributed to economic growth in developing countries, along with touching on future challenges.


John Humphrey / Professorial Fellow, Institute of Development Studies

DayJuly 26, 2013(Fri)
PlaceJICA Ichigaya Building

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