Djibouti scores 3.2/10 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.
of rural women have access to productive assets in agriculture (empowered).
annual growth of the agriculture value added (agricultural GDP).
50 out of 100
as trade facilitation Index (TFI).
of agriculture land under sustainable land management practices.

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

prevalence of stunting among children under 5 years old.
of public agriculture expenditure as a share of total public expenditure.
increase of yield for the country's priority agricultural commodities.
of youth engaged in new job opportunities in agriculture value chains.
increase of agricultural value added per arable land.
  • Djibouti should put in place targeted policies and invest in nutrition interventions to reduce malnutrition in children.
  • The country hould enhance availability and access to agriculture inputs and agricultural advisory services in order to enhance agricultural productivity.
  • The country should increase spending in agriculture, and implement measures aimed at doubling agricultural productivity to meet Malabo target.


Overall country score: 3.03

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 Process5.023.33On Track
1Completing National CAADP Process7.143.33On Track
2Establishing CAADP based Cooperation, Partnership & Alliance4.313.33On Track
3Establishing CAADP based Policy & Institutional Review/ Setting/ Support3.613.33On Track
2Enhancing Investment Finance in Agriculture2.836.67Not on Track
1Public Expenditure in Agriculture4.9610.00Not on Track
2Enhancing access to finance0.693.33Not on Track
3Ending Hunger by 20250.383.71Not on Track
1Access to Agriculture inputs and technologies0.655.53Not on Track
2Doubling agricultural Productivity0.421.00Not on Track
3Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss0.001.00Not on Track
4Strengthening Social Protection0.0010.00Not on Track
5Improving Food security and Nutrition0.811.00Not on Track
4Halving Poverty through Agriculture by 20253.952.06On Track
1Sustaining Agricultural GDP for Poverty Reduction6.683.25On Track
2Establishing Inclusive PPPs for commodity value chains0.001.00Not on Track
3Creating job for Youth in agricultural value chains0.041.00Not on Track
4Women participation in Agri-business9.063.00On Track
5Boosting Intra-African Trade in Agriculture Commodities3.741On Track
1Tripling Intra-African Trade for agriculture commodities and services0.001.00Not on Track
2Establishing Intra-African Trade Policies and institutional conditions7.481.00On Track
6Enhancing Resilience to Climate Variability1.566Not on Track
1Ensuring Resilience to climate related risks3.122.00On Track
2Investment in resilience building0.0010.00Not on Track
7Mutual Accountability for Actions and Results4.874.78On Track
1Increasing country capacity for evidence based planning, impl. and M&E0.781.00Not on Track
2Fostering Peer Review and Mutual Accountability4.443.33On Track
3Conducting a Biennial Agriculture Review Process9.4010.00Not on Track