This paper begins with an introduction to VSS’ current value proposition, some of the challenges they are confronted with and how their typical response to these challenges. It then presents a more holistic model to scale sustainability in smallholder dominated agricultural sectors and explores the potential role VSS can play within such model.

Lead organization:
Aidenvironment
Study sector:
Agriculture
Agriculture focus:
Tea, Cocoa, Palm oil, Soy, Cotton
Study type:
Other
Study design & methods:
Other
Study scope:
Social issues, Environmental issues, Economic issues
Primary Research Funders:
Aidenvironment
Name of lead contact:
J.W.Molenaar