Madagascar scores 3.1/10 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.
of youth engaged in new job opportunities in agriculture value chains.
of rural women have access to productive assets in agriculture (empowered).
for domestic food price volatilty.

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

of public agriculture expenditure as a share of total public expenditure.
annual growth of the agriculture value added (agricultural GDP).
response to spending needs on social protection for vulnerable social groups, from the government budget.
prevalence of stunting among children under 5 years old.
of the population is undernourished.
  • Madagascar should increase its spending in agriculture sector to meet the CAADP Malabo target of 10%, and increase on social protection of the vulnerable social groups, and resilience building initiatives.
  • The country should improve on nutrition interventions to reduce undernourishment and the prevalence of stunting among children under 5 years old.
  • The country should strengthen agriculture data collection and management systems to inform missing indicators so as to improve its performance level in the next round of the Biennial Review Reporting.


Overall country score: 2.84

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 Process4.413.33On Track
1Establishing CAADP based Cooperation, Partnership & Alliance0.953.33Not on Track
2Completing National CAADP Process4.293.33On Track
3Establishing CAADP based Policy & Institutional Review/ Setting/ Support8.003.33On Track
2Enhancing Investment Finance in Agriculture2.326.67Not on Track
1Enhancing access to finance1.283.33Not on Track
2Public Expenditure in Agriculture3.3510.00Not on Track
3Ending Hunger by 20250.493.71Not on Track
1Access to Agriculture inputs and technologies1.415.53Not on Track
2Doubling agricultural Productivity0.071.00Not on Track
3Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss0.001.00Not on Track
4Strengthening Social Protection0.9710.00Not on Track
5Improving Food security and Nutrition0.001.00Not on Track
4Halving Poverty through Agriculture by 20253.532.06On Track
1Sustaining Agricultural GDP for Poverty Reduction0.103.25Not on Track
2Establishing Inclusive PPPs for commodity value chains0.001.00Not on Track
3Creating job for Youth in agricultural value chains4.021.00On Track
4Women participation in Agri-business10.003.00On Track
5Boosting Intra-African Trade in Agriculture Commodities3.441On Track
1Tripling Intra-African Trade for agriculture commodities and services0.201.00Not on Track
2Establishing Intra-African Trade Policies and institutional conditions6.681.00On Track
6Enhancing Resilience to Climate Variability4.16Not on Track
1Ensuring Resilience to climate related risks1.522.00Not on Track
2Investment in resilience building6.6710.00Not on Track
7Mutual Accountability for Actions and Results3.394.78Not on Track
1Increasing country capacity for evidence based planning, impl. and M&E0.001.00Not on Track
2Fostering Peer Review and Mutual Accountability0.563.33Not on Track
3Conducting a Biennial Agriculture Review Process9.6110.00Not on Track