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The Knowledge Management Facility (KMF) is a collaborative effort of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation and Agriculture Credit Enhancement (ACE) Program. The Knowledge Management facility will be responsible for a) the integration and archiving of agricultural data in a single unit, b) the consolidation of existing data into more reliable, understandable and usable products c) the dissemination of agriculture related information making it accessible to a wide range of actors involved in the agriculture sector. The KMF will be based within the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock and will capitalize on data generated by several development projects, ensuring the sustainability of the databases and most importantly, transforming data into products targeted to different audiences, ensuring the soundness of agribusiness decisions.

THE RAW DATA WILL BE CONSOLIDATED IN THE FOLLOWING FORMATS:

Prices Time Series: Historical price data from different commodities and markets within and outside
Afghanistan will be integrated in a single database, making it accessible to all actors in the agricultural value chains.

Trade Flows Time Series: Data regarding trade flows of agricultural products will be kept by commodity and trade partner in tabular and graphical time series with search filters that allow easy access.

Secondary Sources Data Archiving and Dissemination: These will include all reports regarding agriculture markets generated by a variety of organizations, which will be catalogued and made accessible to interested parties.

KMF Products: The KMF will capitalize on the existing agriculture related market information such as price and production databases, trade flows, and export procedures to produce user friendly, usable and understandable market briefs, product briefs, sub sector studies and ad-hoc reports.

Web Platform: Will constitute a home for all agriculture related information on the Internet, making it widely accessible.

Brand Identity: The KMF will use the brand name PAYWAND – The Dari term for "connection" also used in the agriculture context to depict "grafting".

MAIN OFFICE (KABUL)
Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL), Jamal Meena, District# 12,
Kabul-Afghanistan. Phone: +93(0)20 250 48 35/+93(0)790444111
Email: info@adf-af.org/Samiullah_ehsas@adf-af.org

REGIONAL OFFICES 

BALKH
Welayat Street, Bagh-e-Hozur, ACCI Building Mazar-e-Sharif, Balkh, Email: Jawedahmad_khiabani@adf-af.org
Phone: +93(0)799 123 451

 HERAT
Herat Business Center, 4th Floor, Room #203, Herat Afghanistan, Email: Jamshid_karimi@adf-af.org
Phone: +93(0)799 125 458
BAMYAN
Behind Bazar-e-Bamyan, Near Park-e-Sulh of DAIL, Second House, Bamyan, Afghanistan, Email: GhulamHussain_Muhammadi@adf-af.org
Phone: +93(0)791 923 045
 NANGARHAR
House # 1, Street # 5, Rokhan Meena, District 4, Jalalabad City, Nangarhar, Email: MuhammadAminSharifi@adf-af.org
Phone: +93(0)796 148 078

KANDAHAR
Second Square, Aino Mina, ACCI Building, Ground Floor Office # 19,Kandahar City, Kandahar, Email: Mirwaisazizi_afghan@adf-af.org 
Phone: +93(0)797 423 983

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