République démocratique du Congo (RDC)
Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

Democratic Republic of Congo scores 1.4/10 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 CAADP Process Completion.
for evidence based policies, supportive institutions and corresponding human resources.
annual growth of the agriculture value added (agricultural GDP).
for inclusive institutionalized mechanisms for mutual accountability and peer review.

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

for the quality of multi-sectorial and multistakeholder coordination.
of public agriculture expenditure as a share of total public expenditure.
of men and women engaged in agriculture having access to financial services.
2.3 kg/ha
of fertilizer consumption per hectare of arable land lower than the recommended 50 kg/ha.
of required data for the biennial review completed.
  • DR Congo should increase its spending in agriculture sector to meet the CAADP target of 10% of national budget.
  • The Government should facilitate access of men and women engaged in agriculture to financial and agricultural advisory services as one of the key interventions to enhance investment in the sector.
  • The Government should put in place and effectively implement measures to enhance availability and access to fertilizers in order to boost agricultural productivity.


Overall country score: 1.49

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 Process4.343.33On Track
1Completing National CAADP Process4.293.33On Track
2Establishing CAADP based Cooperation, Partnership & Alliance0.403.33Not on Track
3Establishing CAADP based Policy & Institutional Review/ Setting/ Support8.333.33On Track
2Enhancing Investment Finance in Agriculture0.576.67Not on Track
1Public Expenditure in Agriculture1.0910.00Not on Track
2Enhancing access to finance0.053.33Not on Track
3Ending Hunger by 20250.423.71Not on Track
1Access to Agriculture inputs and technologies1.795.53Not on Track
2Doubling agricultural Productivity0.301.00Not on Track
3Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss0.001.00Not on Track
4Strengthening Social Protection0.0010.00Not on Track
5Improving Food security and Nutrition0.001.00Not on Track
4Halving Poverty through Agriculture by 20250.632.06Not on Track
1Sustaining Agricultural GDP for Poverty Reduction2.503.25Not on Track
2Establishing Inclusive PPPs for commodity value chains0.001.00Not on Track
3Women participation in Agri-business0.003.00Not on Track
4Creating job for Youth in agricultural 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 Variability06Not on Track
1Ensuring Resilience to climate related risks0.002.00Not on Track
2Investment in resilience building0.0010.00Not on Track
7Mutual Accountability for Actions and Results4.154.78Not on Track
1Increasing country capacity for evidence based planning, impl. and M&E0.001.00Not on Track
2Fostering Peer Review and Mutual Accountability3.613.33On Track
3Conducting a Biennial Agriculture Review Process8.8410.00Not on Track