Making policies work

Publications

Reports

Roundtable on Sustainable African Agriculture and CAADP 2014

Review: Summary of the Main Messages

28-11-2013

ECDPM, APRODEV. 2013. Roundtable on Sustainable African Agriculture and CAADP 2014 Review: Summary of the main messages. Maastricht, Brussels: ECDPM, APRODEV.

Share Button

On November 28, APRODEV and ECDPM jointly held a roundtable bringing together key stakeholders to discuss issues that are central to sustainable agricultural development and their implication for the Comprehensive Africa Agricultural Development Programme (CAADP), notably focusing on:

(i) land and water management,
(ii) seeds,
(iii) participatory research and (iv) family and women farming.

At the start of both the UN International Year of Family Farming and the AU Year of Agriculture and Food Security the timing is right to highlight issues that are fundamental to the large majority of African people engaged in farming as their main livelihood. Through highly interactive exchanges, seminar participants discussed and exchanged ideas about their experiences in the field and about new policies and instruments. This note presents a summary of the key messages resulting from this roundtable and proposed follow-up activities.

Read the roundtable summary report

Download (PDF, 208KB)

Photo by Darren Raw

The permanent URL for this page is www.ecdpm.org/ikp081113-report

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Comments

Food SecurityContinental and Regional CAADPReportsSummary reportsAgricultureCAADPEastern Africa Farmers Federation (EAFF)Maputo Declaration on Agriculture and Food SecurityEast AfricaSouth Africa

External authors

APRODEV