CRC to Lead USDA’s West African Evaluation Program


The United States Department of Agriculture Foreign Agricultural Service (USDA-FAS) has selected CRC as its lead implementing partner for the five-year, $6.5 million ASSESS Program in West Africa. The program is a collaboration between GSO, the College of Environment and Life Sciences, the College of Business Administration and the College of Engineering in partnership with Delaware State University. It will provide analytical support services and evaluations for sustainable systems in agriculture, environment, trade and energy in West Africa. The program builds on CRC’s portfolio of work in West Africa and marks first time CRC will work with the USDA.