Central African Republic

Central African Republic scores 2.4/10 and is not on track in implementing the Malabo Declaration on Agriculture transformation in Africa.

Highlights of the 5 key areas of strong performance of the country

for evidence based policies, supportive institutions and corresponding human resources.
official development assistance (ODA) disbursed to agriculture, against ODA commitments.
of youth engaged in new job opportunities in agriculture value chains.
of rural women have access to productive assets in agriculture (empowered).
increase of agricultural value added per arable land.

Highlights of the 5 key areas that require the country's attention

of public agriculture expenditure as a share of total public expenditure.
of men and women engaged in agriculture having access to financial services.
of total agricultural research spending as a share of agriculture GDP.
0.16 kg/ha
of fertilizer consumption per hectare of arable land lower than the recommended 50 kg/ha.
for CAADP Process Completion.
  • Central Africa Republic should enhance accessibility to financial services for men and women engaged in agriculture in order to increase investment in the sector.
  • The country should increase funding to the agricultural sector in general to meet the CAADP Malabo target of 10% , and to research and development activities in particular, in order to enhance productivity.
  • The country should put in place and effectively implement measures to increase the availability and accessibility of fertilizers to enhance agricultural productivity.


Overall country score: 2.44

2017 Country Scorecard for implementing Malabo Declaration

Malabo Commitments Areas (T) Commitments Categories (C)
No. Item Score Mimimum Score progress No. Item Score Mimimum Score progress
1Re-committing to CAADP Process2.823.33Not on Track
1Completing National CAADP Process2.863.33Not on Track
2Establishing CAADP based Cooperation, Partnership & Alliance0.753.33Not on Track
3Establishing CAADP based Policy & Institutional Review/ Setting/ Support4.863.33On Track
2Enhancing Investment Finance in Agriculture2.376.67Not on Track
1Public Expenditure in Agriculture4.7310.00Not on Track
2Enhancing access to finance0.003.33Not on Track
3Ending Hunger by 20250.433.71Not on Track
1Access to Agriculture inputs and technologies0.695.53Not on Track
2Doubling agricultural Productivity0.821.00Not on Track
3Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss0.001.00Not on Track
4Strengthening Social Protection0.6610.00Not on Track
5Improving Food security and Nutrition0.001.00Not on Track
4Halving Poverty through Agriculture by 20255.632.06On Track
1Sustaining Agricultural GDP for Poverty Reduction2.503.25Not on Track
2Creating job for Youth in agricultural value chains10.001.00On Track
3Women participation in Agri-business10.003.00On Track
4Establishing Inclusive PPPs for commodity value chains0.001.00Not on Track
5Boosting Intra-African Trade in Agriculture Commodities01Not on Track
1Tripling Intra-African Trade for agriculture commodities and services0.001.00Not on Track
2Establishing Intra-African Trade Policies and institutional conditions0.001.00Not on Track
6Enhancing Resilience to Climate Variability3.346Not on Track
1Investment in resilience building6.6710.00Not on Track
2Ensuring Resilience to climate related risks0.002.00Not on Track
7Mutual Accountability for Actions and Results2.254.78Not on Track
1Increasing country capacity for evidence based planning, impl. and M&E0.001.00Not on Track
2Fostering Peer Review and Mutual Accountability0.003.33Not on Track
3Conducting a Biennial Agriculture Review Process6.7610.00Not on Track