Senegal scores 3.8/10 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 public agriculture expenditure as a share of total public expenditure.
increase of the value of intra-Africa trade of agricultural commodities and services.
for inclusive institutionalized mechanisms for mutual accountability and peer review.

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

increase of agricultural value added per arable land.
0.04 kg/ha
of fertilizer consumption per hectare of arable land lower than the recommended 50 kg/ha.
of men and women engaged in agriculture having access to financial services.
of farmers having access to agriculture advisory services.
response to spending needs on resilience building initiatives, from the government budget.
  • Senegal should provide adequate budget lines to respond to spending needs on climate resilience building initiatives, and to allow men and women engaged in agriculture to have access to financial services.
  • The country should establish necessary measures to increase agricultural productivity, while increasing the size of irrigated areas and the use of agriculture inputs such as fertilizer.
  • Senegal should also reinforce data collection, management and reporting on Malabo indicators in order to report on more indicators for the next round of the Biennial Revieew reporting.


Overall country score: 3.59

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 Process4.553.33On Track
1Completing National CAADP Process7.143.33On Track
2Establishing CAADP based Cooperation, Partnership & Alliance0.693.33Not on Track
3Establishing CAADP based Policy & Institutional Review/ Setting/ Support5.823.33On Track
2Enhancing Investment Finance in Agriculture5.086.67Not on Track
1Public Expenditure in Agriculture9.3410.00Not on Track
2Enhancing access to finance0.823.33Not on Track
3Ending Hunger by 20252.563.71Not on Track
1Access to Agriculture inputs and technologies3.115.53Not on Track
2Doubling agricultural Productivity0.621.00Not on Track
3Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss0.001.00Not on Track
4Improving Food security and Nutrition2.201.00On Track
5Strengthening Social Protection6.8910.00Not on Track
4Halving Poverty through Agriculture by 20251.782.06Not on 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 chains4.631.00On Track
4Women participation in Agri-business0.003.00Not on Track
5Boosting Intra-African Trade in Agriculture Commodities2.81On Track
1Tripling Intra-African Trade for agriculture commodities and services4.581.00On Track
2Establishing Intra-African Trade Policies and institutional conditions1.011.00On Track
6Enhancing Resilience to Climate Variability4.376Not on Track
1Ensuring Resilience to climate related risks2.032.00On Track
2Investment in resilience building6.7010.00Not on Track
7Mutual Accountability for Actions and Results5.754.78On Track
1Increasing country capacity for evidence based planning, impl. and M&E0.001.00Not on Track
2Fostering Peer Review and Mutual Accountability7.783.33On Track
3Conducting a Biennial Agriculture Review Process9.4710.00Not on Track