Seychelles
Seychelles

Seychelles  scores 4.0/10 and 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%
for evidence based policies, supportive institutions and corresponding
human resources.
100%
of men and women engaged in agriculture having access to financial
services.
100%
of farmers having access to agriculture advisory services.
92%
of rural women have access to productive assets in agriculture(empowered).

6.3%
of total agricultural research spending as a share of agriculture GDP.

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

29%
for CAADP Process Completion.
-10.0%
annual growth of the agriculture value added (agricultural GDP).
-65.5%
increase of the value of intra-Africa trade of agricultural commodities and services.
66.7%
response to spending needs on resilience building initiatives, from the government budget.
13.9 kg/ha
of fertilizer consumption per hectare of arable land lower than the recommended 50 kg/ha.
Recommendations
  • Seychelles should increase the use of modern agricultural inputs and technologies (such as fertiliser) to enhance performance of the agriculture sector.
  • The country should put in place policies that would facilitate and promote intraregional African trade in agricultural commodities and services.
  • Seychelles should improve and strengthen mutual accountability for action and results in the planning, implementation and evaluation of agriculture sector policies,programmes and actions.

COUNTRY SCORECARD

Overall country score: 3.55

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 Process3.643.33On Track
1Completing National CAADP Process2.863.33Not on Track
2Establishing CAADP based Cooperation, Partnership & Alliance0.003.33Not on Track
3Establishing CAADP based Policy & Institutional Review/ Setting/ Support8.063.33On Track
2Enhancing Investment Finance in Agriculture8.346.67On Track
1Public Expenditure in Agriculture6.6710.00Not on Track
2Enhancing access to finance10.003.33On Track
3Ending Hunger by 20251.653.71Not on Track
1Access to Agriculture inputs and technologies4.915.53Not on Track
2Doubling agricultural Productivity3.331.00On 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 20252.852.06On Track
1Sustaining Agricultural GDP for Poverty Reduction0.003.25Not on Track
2Establishing Inclusive PPPs for commodity value chains0.001.00Not on Track
3Creating job for Youth in agricultural value chains1.411.00On Track
4Women participation in Agri-business10.003.00On Track
5Boosting Intra-African Trade in Agriculture Commodities4.171On Track
1Tripling Intra-African Trade for agriculture commodities and services0.001.00Not on Track
2Establishing Intra-African Trade Policies and institutional conditions8.341.00On Track
6Enhancing Resilience to Climate Variability3.346Not on Track
1Ensuring Resilience to climate related risks0.002.00Not on Track
2Investment in resilience building6.6710.00Not on Track
7Mutual Accountability for Actions and Results4.14.78Not on Track
1Increasing country capacity for evidence based planning, impl. and M&E0.771.00Not on Track
2Fostering Peer Review and Mutual Accountability2.223.33Not on Track
3Conducting a Biennial Agriculture Review Process9.3210.00Not on Track