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Catholic Relief Services and Food and Agriculture Organization : Announcement for Key Trainers Course Leading to Certification Seed System Security Assessment

Published on February 05, 2018

This course will train in both rapid and more comprehensive forms of SSSAs.  It will focus on a) analysis of all seed channels (own stocks, social networks, local networks, formal seed sellers) and b) targeted response options to deal with problems at hand. 

With increased visibility, the demand for SSSAs is rising.  Seed System Security Assessments have recently been integrated into USAID guidelines and standards for best practice, and organizations like Catholic Relief Services (CRS) and the UN-Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) are routinely commissioning actual field assessments.  

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