- Zimbabwe should increase public expenditure in agriculture to meet the CAADP Malabo target of 10%, enhance access to agriculture inputs and technologies (such as investments in irrigation for smallholder farmers), and increase areas under irrigation.
- The country should invest in nutrition interventions to reduce undernourishment and the prevalence of stunting among children under 5 years old.
- The country should put in place policies that would facilitate and promote intra-regional African trade in agricultural commodities and services.
Zimbabwe scores 3.2/10 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
groups, from the government budget.
Highlights of the 5 key areas that require the country's attention
Overall country score: 3.19
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||9.24||3.33||On Track|
|1||Completing National CAADP Process||10.00||3.33||On Track|
|2||Establishing CAADP based Cooperation, Partnership & Alliance||7.73||3.33||On Track|
|3||Establishing CAADP based Policy & Institutional Review/ Setting/ Support||10.00||3.33||On Track|
|2||Enhancing Investment Finance in Agriculture||2.39||6.67||Not on Track|
|1||Public Expenditure in Agriculture||4.78||10.00||Not on Track|
|2||Enhancing access to finance||0.00||3.33||Not on Track|
|3||Ending Hunger by 2025||3.31||3.71||Not on Track|
|1||Access to Agriculture inputs and technologies||4.28||5.53||Not on Track|
|2||Doubling agricultural Productivity||0.57||1.00||Not on Track|
|3||Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss||0.00||1.00||Not on Track|
|4||Strengthening Social Protection||10.00||10.00||On Track|
|5||Improving Food security and Nutrition||1.71||1.00||On Track|
|4||Halving Poverty through Agriculture by 2025||0||2.06||Not on Track|
|1||Sustaining Agricultural GDP for Poverty Reduction||0.00||3.25||Not on Track|
|2||Establishing Inclusive PPPs for commodity value chains||0.00||1.00||Not 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||0.94||1||Not 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||1.88||1.00||On Track|
|6||Enhancing Resilience to Climate Variability||3.36||6||Not on Track|
|1||Ensuring Resilience to climate related risks||0.05||2.00||Not on Track|
|2||Investment in resilience building||6.67||10.00||Not on Track|
|7||Mutual Accountability for Actions and Results||3.14||4.78||Not 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||0.00||3.33||Not on Track|
|3||Conducting a Biennial Agriculture Review Process||9.41||10.00||Not on Track|