ACDI/VOCA is an economic development organization that fosters broad-based economic growth, raises living standards, and creates vibrant communities. Based in Washington, D.C., ACDI/VOCA has worked in 146 countries since 1963. Its expertise is in catalyzing investment, climate smart agriculture, empowerment & resilience, institutional strengthening, and market systems.
Post-Harvest Handling and Storage Specialist, Egypt
ACDI/VOCA is currently seeking a Post-Harvest Handling and Storage Specialist for the anticipated USAID funded Feed the Future Egypt Value Added Solutions (EVAS) Activity. EVAS will have a strong focus on assisting Egypt's small farmers export horticulture produce that meet international standards. The Post-Harvest Handling Specialist and Storage is expected to develop and manage post-harvest production, transportation and storage activities using appropriate technologies and methods in targeted horticulture value chains. Program will work through market participants as drivers of change and are likely to target improved competitiveness and trade, increased farm household productivity and market access, improved nutrition-related, and building the sustainability local organizations.