Mauritius scores 5.0/10 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

81 out of 100
as trade facilitation Index (TFI).
response to spending needs on resilience building initiatives, from the government budget.
of farm, pastoral, and fisher households are resilient to climate and weather related shocks.
of rural women have access to productive assets in agriculture (empowered).
for domestic food price volatility

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

of public agriculture expenditure as a share of total public expenditure.
increase of yield for the country's priority agricultural commodities.
increase of agricultural value added per agricultural worker.
of agriculture land under sustainable land management practices.
increase of the size of irrigated areas, from its value of the year 2000.
  • Mauritius should increase public expenditure in agriculture to meet the CAADP Malabo target of 10% as well as funding for agricultural research and development in order to enhance agricultural productivity.
  • The country should increase the area under sustainable land management practice to strengthen resilience to climate related risks.
  • Mauritius should also strengthen agriculture data collection and management systems to ensure that required missing indicators are reported in the next round of the Biennial Review Reporting.


Overall country score: 4.48

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 Process8.093.33On Track
1Completing National CAADP Process10.003.33On Track
2Establishing CAADP based Cooperation, Partnership & Alliance6.503.33On Track
3Establishing CAADP based Policy & Institutional Review/ Setting/ Support7.783.33On Track
2Enhancing Investment Finance in Agriculture5.556.67Not on Track
1Public Expenditure in Agriculture1.0910.00Not on Track
2Enhancing access to finance10.003.33On Track
3Ending Hunger by 20251.443.71Not on Track
1Access to Agriculture inputs and technologies6.675.53On Track
2Doubling agricultural Productivity0.541.00Not 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 20253.132.06On Track
1Sustaining Agricultural GDP for Poverty Reduction2.503.25Not on Track
2Establishing Inclusive PPPs for commodity value chains0.001.00Not on Track
3Creating job for Youth in agricultural value chains0.001.00Not on Track
4Women participation in Agri-business10.003.00On Track
5Boosting Intra-African Trade in Agriculture Commodities4.931On Track
1Tripling Intra-African Trade for agriculture commodities and services0.791.00Not on Track
2Establishing Intra-African Trade Policies and institutional conditions9.071.00On Track
6Enhancing Resilience to Climate Variability6.476On Track
1Ensuring Resilience to climate related risks2.942.00On Track
2Investment in resilience building10.0010.00On Track
7Mutual Accountability for Actions and Results5.44.78On Track
1Increasing country capacity for evidence based planning, impl. and M&E0.001.00Not on Track
2Fostering Peer Review and Mutual Accountability9.173.33On Track
3Conducting a Biennial Agriculture Review Process7.0210.00Not on Track