Miscellaneous

List of Acronyms

AAIFP

  • Alliance for Africa for Improved Food Processing

ACDI/VOCA

  • Agricultural Cooperatives Development International/Volunteer Oversees Cooperatives Association

AFCA

  • African Fine Coffees Association

AGP

  • Agricultural Growth Program

AGP-AMDe

  • Agricultural Growth Program-Agribusiness and Market  Development

AGP-LMD

  • Agricultural Growth Program-Livestock Market Development

AMSAP

  • Advance Maize Seed Adoption Program

ARC

  • Agricultural Research Center

ATA

  • Agricultural Transformation Agency

BAP

  • Best Agricultural Practice

BoARD

  • Bureau of Agriculture and Rural Development

CAADP

  • Comprehensive African Agricultural Development Program

CBE

  • Commercial Bank of Ethiopia

CBO

  • Cooperative Bank of Oromiya

COP

  • Chief of Party

CQI

  • Coffee Quality Institute

DCA

  • Development Credit Authority

EAB

  • Ethiopian Apiculture Board

EAGC

  • East African Grain Council

EBA

  • Ethiopian Beekeepers Association

ECX

  • Ethiopian Commodity Exchange

ECEA

  • Ethiopia Coffee Export Association

ECEI

  • Ethiopian Coffee Export Initiative

ECGPEA

  • Ethiopian Coffee Growers, Producers and Exporters Association

EFC

  • Ethiopian Fine Coffees

EHBPEA

  • Ethiopian Honey and Beeswax Producers and Exporters Association

EIAR

  • Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research

EMA

  • Ethiopian Millers Association

EPOSPEA

  • Ethiopian Pulses, Oil Seeds and Spices Processors and Exporters Association

FCA

  • Federal Cooperative Agency

FCUs

  • Farmer Cooperative Unions

FMHACA

  • Food, Medicine and Health Care Administration Control   Authority

FtF

  • Feed the Future

GAP

  • Good Agricultural Practices

GAIN

  • Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition

GoE

  • Government of Ethiopia

GRAD

  • Graduation with Resilience to Achieve Sustainable Development

GTP

  • Growth Transformation Plan

JARC

  • Jimma Agricultural Research Center

LC

  • Letter of Credit

M&E

  • Monitoring and Evaluation

MFIs

  • Micro Finance Institutions

MoA

  • Ministry of Agriculture

MOFED

  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Development

MoT

  • Ministry of Trade

MOU

  • Memorandum of Understanding

MSP

  • Multi-Stakeholders Platform

NBE

  • National Bank of Ethiopia

NCA

  • National Coffee Association

OARD

  • Office of Agriculture and Rural Development

PCs

  • Primary Cooperatives

PEPFAR

  • President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief

PHH

  • Post-Harvest Handling

PMP

  • Performance Monitoring Plan

PRIME

  • Pastoralist Areas Resilience Improvement and Market Expansion

RCA

  • Regional Cooperative Agency

SACCO

  • Saving and Credit Cooperative

SCAA

  • Specialty Coffee Association of America

SHF

  • Smallholder Farmer

SMEs

  • Small and Medium Enterprises

SMFM

  • Sell More for More

SNNPR

  • Southern Nation Nationality and Peoples Region

SSRWE

  • Sustainable Support for Rural Women Entrepreneurs

TMF

  • Tigray Marketing Federation

TOT

  • Training of Trainers

TWG

  • Technical Working Group

VC

  • Value Chain

USAID

  • United States Agency for International Development

WFP

  • World Food Programme

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