Mali scores 5.6/10 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 evidence based policies, supportive institutions and corresponding human resources.
annual growth of the agriculture value added (agricultural GDP).
increase of yield for the country's priority agricultural commodities.
increase of the size of irrigated areas, from its value of the year 2000.

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

of men and women engaged in agriculture having access to financial services.
of total agricultural research spending as a share of agriculture GDP.
prevalence of stunting among children under 5 years old.
increase of agricultural value added per arable land.
of farm, pastoral, and fisher households are resilient to climate and weather related shocks.
  • Mali should invest in nutrition interventions to reduce malnutrition among children under 5 years old.
  • The country should place emphasis on women access to financial services, and increase and sustain its funding allocation to agricultural research and development as one of the strategies to enhance productivity.
  • Mali should harness the potentials of agricultural trade with the continent to increase the volume of intra-African trade for agricultural commodities and services.


Overall country score: 5.62

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 Process7.863.33On Track
1Completing National CAADP Process8.793.33On Track
2Establishing CAADP based Cooperation, Partnership & Alliance4.803.33On Track
3Establishing CAADP based Policy & Institutional Review/ Setting/ Support10.003.33On Track
2Enhancing Investment Finance in Agriculture2.616.67Not on Track
1Public Expenditure in Agriculture4.5210.00Not on Track
2Enhancing access to finance0.703.33Not on Track
3Ending Hunger by 20253.623.71Not on Track
1Access to Agriculture inputs and technologies4.565.53Not on Track
2Doubling agricultural Productivity0.861.00Not on Track
3Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss0.001.00Not on Track
4Strengthening Social Protection10.0010.00On Track
5Improving Food security and Nutrition2.671.00On Track
4Halving Poverty through Agriculture by 20255.752.06On Track
1Sustaining Agricultural GDP for Poverty Reduction3.003.25Not on Track
2Establishing Inclusive PPPs for commodity value chains10.001.00On Track
3Creating job for Youth in agricultural value chains10.001.00On Track
4Women participation in Agri-business0.003.00Not on Track
5Boosting Intra-African Trade in Agriculture Commodities3.91On Track
1Establishing Intra-African Trade Policies and institutional conditions7.151.00On Track
2Tripling Intra-African Trade for agriculture commodities and services0.651.00Not on Track
6Enhancing Resilience to Climate Variability5.296Not on Track
1Ensuring Resilience to climate related risks3.902.00On Track
2Investment in resilience building6.6710.00Not on Track
7Mutual Accountability for Actions and Results9.944.78On Track
1Increasing country capacity for evidence based planning, impl. and M&E10.001.00On Track
2Fostering Peer Review and Mutual Accountability10.003.33On Track
3Conducting a Biennial Agriculture Review Process9.8210.00Not on Track