- Uganda should increase funding to the agricultural sector to meet the CAADP Malabo target of 10% , and invest in nutrition interventions to reduce undernourishment and the prevalence of stunting among children under 5 years old.
- The country should also establish and facilitate the implementation of measures that can promote the use of inputs, especially fertilizers, to boost productivity.
- The country should put in place policies that would facilitate and promote intra-regional African trade in agricultural commodities and services.
Uganda scores 4.4/10 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
with strong linkage to smallholder agriculture.
Highlights of the 5 key areas that require the country's attention
Overall country score: 4.47
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|
|1||Re-committing to CAADP Process||7.32||3.33||On Track|
|1||Completing National CAADP Process||9.49||3.33||On Track|
|2||Establishing CAADP based Cooperation, Partnership & Alliance||5.27||3.33||On Track|
|3||Establishing CAADP based Policy & Institutional Review/ Setting/ Support||7.21||3.33||On Track|
|2||Enhancing Investment Finance in Agriculture||3.81||6.67||Not on Track|
|1||Public Expenditure in Agriculture||3.61||10.00||Not on Track|
|2||Enhancing access to finance||4.00||3.33||On Track|
|3||Ending Hunger by 2025||3.58||3.71||Not on Track|
|1||Doubling agricultural Productivity||2.78||1.00||On Track|
|2||Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss||1.60||1.00||On Track|
|3||Strengthening Social Protection||7.05||10.00||Not on Track|
|4||Improving Food security and Nutrition||2.51||1.00||On Track|
|5||Access to Agriculture inputs and technologies||3.94||5.53||Not on Track|
|4||Halving Poverty through Agriculture by 2025||3.51||2.06||On Track|
|1||Sustaining Agricultural GDP for Poverty Reduction||4.02||3.25||On Track|
|2||Establishing Inclusive PPPs for commodity value chains||10.00||1.00||On Track|
|3||Creating job for Youth in agricultural value chains||0.00||1.00||Not on Track|
|4||Women participation in Agri-business||0.00||3.00||Not on Track|
|5||Boosting Intra-African Trade in Agriculture Commodities||1.13||1||On Track|
|1||Tripling Intra-African Trade for agriculture commodities and services||0.00||1.00||Not on Track|
|2||Establishing Intra-African Trade Policies and institutional conditions||2.25||1.00||On Track|
|6||Enhancing Resilience to Climate Variability||5.32||6||Not on Track|
|1||Ensuring Resilience to climate related risks||3.96||2.00||On Track|
|2||Investment in resilience building||6.67||10.00||Not on Track|
|7||Mutual Accountability for Actions and Results||6.48||4.78||On Track|
|1||Increasing country capacity for evidence based planning, impl. and M&E||0.00||1.00||Not on Track|
|2||Fostering Peer Review and Mutual Accountability||9.72||3.33||On Track|
|3||Conducting a Biennial Agriculture Review Process||9.71||10.00||Not on Track|