Resources

Titre Description
- Chris Ackello-Ogutu, Victor Okoruwa, Girish Nath Bahal

Although there have been numerous concerted efforts aimed at halting the deterioration of the global food security situation, available evidence indicates only a modest level of success especially in Sub-Sahara Africa (SSA). The region harbors...

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Hunger and starvation in sub-Saharan Africa have lasted too long. But Africans are not consigned to a lifetime of food insecurity. The knowledge, technology and resources for closing the food security deficit are available today, and...

- Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Africa Region

Africa is not achieving its potential in food trade. The growing demand for food in Africa is increasingly being met by imports from the global market. This coupled with rising global food prices is leading to ever mounting food import bills. On...

1 Août, 2011 - The World Bank

The primary World Bank collection of development indicators on Africa, compiled from officially-recognized international sources. It presents the most current and accurate global development data available, and includes national, regional and...

1 Jan, 2010 - United Nations Environment Programme

This Atlas is a visual account of Africa's endowment and use of water resources, revealed through 224 maps and 104 satellite images as well as some 500 graphics and hundreds of compelling photos. However the Atlas is more than a collection of...

- Punam Chuhan-Pole (Team Leader), Vijdan Korman, Manka Angwafo,Mapi Buitano

 

The second issue of Africa's Pulse was released on October 8, 2010. It provides the following analysis on African countries:

1. Recent economic trends and prospects

2. Trends in country policies and institutions...

10 Nov, 2011 - Food Security Portal

 

The tools presented in this section allow users to quickly browse up-to-date data for four major agricultural commodity prices (wheat, maize, rice, and soybeans) and also include data on international exchange rates and oil prices...

- Johnson L, Anthony V, Alhassan WS and Rudelsheim P, eds.

"The project on Strengthening Capacity for Safe Biotechnology Management in Sub-Saharan Africa...

- Antony Chapoto, Athur Mabiso, and Adwinmea Bonsu

The past decade has seen several African countries increasing their agricultural growth, a trend largely underpinned by increases in land area cultivated instead of productivity increases. Meanwhile, scholars debate whether Africa should pursue a...

- Diao, Xinshen; Fan, Shenggen; Kanyarukiga, Sam; Yu, Bingxin

Agricultural development strategies that are put forward by individual African countries delineate priorities for actions to enhance agricultural and overall development. Understanding alternative agricultural growth options and their linkages...