Official visit of Commissioner Piebalgs in Uganda to explore innovative financing for the agriculture sector

November 7, 2011

European Commission Tomorrow, 8 November, European Commissioner for Development Andris Piebalgs will arrive in Uganda for a two-day visit. Together with government and private sector representatives he will explore how to improve access to financing for small and medium enterprises in agriculture and the agribusiness through public-private partnerships. Read the rest of this entry »

Still a thorn in the side? The reform of the CAP

October 11, 2011

ECDPM Discussion Paper 126: Still a thorn in the side? The reform of the Common Agricultural Policy from the perspective of Policy Coherence for Development Read the rest of this entry »

AU Urges a Revisit of Agricultural Policies

October 30, 2008

The African Union (AU) Commission on Tuesday called for an urgent ‘revisit’ of African agricultural policies and urged international and donor communities to foster a coordinated approach that will enable Africa to feed itself as the continent is facing a food crisis.
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