The objective of this brief is to examine the challenges faced by countries and regional economic communities in implementing CAADP in a context of high and volatile food prices, and to draw policy recommendations for high level decision makers. It [...]
This brief examines tools and policies for integrating risk management into the Comprehensive African Agricultural Development Program (CAADP).
Since social protection and smallholder agricultural interventions often cover the same geographic space and target the same households, there are opportunities for synergies and complementarities that strengthen livelihoods of poor rural households.
In complex emergency situations such as that in Somalia, marred by violence, destitution and famine, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations has managed to implement a large cashfor- work (CFW programme. The programme provides emergency relief [...]
When emergency situations continue for years or even decades achieving food security becomes an overwhelming challenge. This policy brief aims at sharing insights, based on concrete evidence from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Somalia and the Sudan, on [...]