Global Development Network
Source / Citation
Kirsten, J., M. Mapila, J. Okello, and S. De, "Managing Agricultural Commercialization for Inclusive Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa", GDN Policy Research Paper 1, June 2012.
The commercialization of smallholder agriculture has been considered a key strategy for sustainably reducing poverty and for achieving equitable growth in many countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. The level of success of the strategy in different countries in the region has however been varied with some countries exhibiting far greater success than others.