Peter Ton

Areas of expertise: Food & Nutrition Security, External Evaluations, Value Chain Analysis & Development
Office: The Netherlands

“I am a dedicated professional in development cooperation, devoted to capacity development and learning. Through specific interventions in projects and project cycles, I aim to contribute to capacity development and sustainable structural changes with clients and intended beneficiaries.”

Peter is a senior consultant in development cooperation. Since his studies in Human geography, he has gained over 25 years of experience as a consultant, policy advisor, researcher, and program manager in the fields of – sustainable agriculture, food security, value chains, system development, climate resilience, extension, rural energy, gender, youth, and monitoring & evaluation.

Peter has reviewed and evaluated multiple large food security, value chain development, rural energy, gender, youth, farmer extension, and climate adaptation programs and projects financed by the EU, DGIS, Danida, GAC/Canada, GEF, SIDA, FAO, NGOs and foundations.

Recent assignments

  • Ethiopia: Final Evaluation of the NL-funded Employable Youth in Ethiopia (EYE) project on youth employment and entrepreneurship (EUR 9.1 mln) (2021-22)
  • Myanmar: Final Evaluation of the GAC/Canada-funded project Improving Market Opportunities for Women (IMOW) (CAD 16 mln) (2021-22)
  • West Africa: Aligning Dutch policies on development cooperation, food security, private sector development and agri-business. Policy paper for Dutch Ministries and Embassies (2021)
  • Burkina Faso, Kenya, Uganda: Final Evaluation of NL-funded Africa Biogas Partnership Programme – Phase 2 (ABPP-2) (EUR 23 mln) (2019)
  • Niger: Mid-Term Review of the FAO/GEF project on Integrating Climate Resilience in Agro-Pastoral Production (EUR 3.8 mln) (2018)

All areas of expertise

  • Value Chain Analysis & Development
  • Food & Nutrition Security
  • Climate Resilience
  • Gender in Value Chains
  • Youth Employment & Entrepreneurship
  • External Evaluations
  • Proposal Development