Ethiopia scores 5.3/10 and is 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 inclusive institutionalized mechanisms for mutual accountability and peer review.
of public agriculture expenditure as a share of total public expenditure.
of farmers having access to agriculture advisory services.
of farm, pastoral, and fisher households are resilient to climate and weather related shocks.

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

of the population is undernourished.
prevalence of underweight among children under 5 years old.
increase of agricultural value added per agricultural worker.
annual growth of the agriculture value added (agricultural GDP).
increase of the value of intra-Africa trade of agricultural commodities and services.
  • Ethiopia should invest in nutrition interventions to reduce malnutrition among children under 5 years old.
  • The country should implement measures aimed at doubling agricultural productivity to meet the related Malabo target.
  • The country 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.


Overall country score: 5.15

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 Process8.853.33On Track
1Completing National CAADP Process10.003.33On Track
2Establishing CAADP based Cooperation, Partnership & Alliance8.663.33On Track
3Establishing CAADP based Policy & Institutional Review/ Setting/ Support7.903.33On Track
2Enhancing Investment Finance in Agriculture4.536.67Not on Track
1Public Expenditure in Agriculture9.0610.00Not on Track
2Enhancing access to finance0.003.33Not on Track
3Ending Hunger by 20253.163.71Not on Track
1Access to Agriculture inputs and technologies6.035.53On Track
2Doubling agricultural Productivity0.361.00Not on Track
3Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss0.001.00Not on Track
4Strengthening Social Protection9.2010.00Not on Track
5Improving Food security and Nutrition0.231.00Not on Track
4Halving Poverty through Agriculture by 20252.742.06On Track
1Sustaining Agricultural GDP for Poverty Reduction0.973.25Not on Track
2Establishing Inclusive PPPs for commodity value chains10.001.00On Track
3Creating job for Youth in agricultural value chains0.001.00Not on Track
4Women participation in Agri-business0.003.00Not on Track
5Boosting Intra-African Trade in Agriculture Commodities3.241On Track
1Tripling Intra-African Trade for agriculture commodities and services0.001.00Not on Track
2Establishing Intra-African Trade Policies and institutional conditions6.471.00On Track
6Enhancing Resilience to Climate Variability5.496Not on Track
1Ensuring Resilience to climate related risks7.442.00On Track
2Investment in resilience building3.5310.00Not on Track
7Mutual Accountability for Actions and Results9.434.78On Track
1Increasing country capacity for evidence based planning, impl. and M&E10.001.00On Track
2Fostering Peer Review and Mutual Accountability8.613.33On Track
3Conducting a Biennial Agriculture Review Process9.6810.00Not on Track