Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP)

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Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP)

The policy brief presents challenges faced by countries and regional economic communities in implementing CAADP, in the context of fluctuating food prices. It explores the key structural drivers of higher and more volatile prices and unpacks associated consequences....

The NEPAD Agency Fisheries and Aquaculture Programme was established in 2009 with the objective of maximising the contribution of fisheries and aquaculture to food and nutrition security in Africa. This objective corresponds with the framework of Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development...

Fish is an important part of the African diet, and in several countries it is the main source of animal protein.

Fish is a source of micronutrients and essential fatty acids which are not found in other types of food.  However, supply of fish has difficulties to keep path with...

A big number of investors and financiers in the agricultural sector, especially in crop, livestock and fisheries production encounter risks, whether real or merely perceived, resulting in serious averseness to increasing investments in agriculture. Consequently many farmers have been denied...

Although gender has been on the international development agenda for a long time, many inequalities remain and the role of women in fisheries and aquaculture is often not documented and hence undervalued.

While consideration of age is important in gender analysis, youth also...

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