Agricultural investments


  • Afrique contemporaine n°237 | Agricultural Investments in Africa, Migrants in Postcolonial Central African Cities

    Agricultural Investments in Africa, Migrants in Postcolonial Central African Cities... These investments help change processes to define agricultural policies and have major consequences on the development of agricultural production structures, income, rural employment and land tenure security for rural producers
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  • AFD will provide FCFA 10bn (EUR 15m) of financing for agricultural investment in Senegal

    AFD will provide FCFA 10bn (EUR 15m) of financing for agricultural investment in Senegal... This Monday 13 June, AFD and the State of Senegal signed a financing agreement for a credit line to finance agricultural investment in Senegal... 100 % of this concessional loan* allocated by AFD to the State of Senegal, for a total amount of EUR 15m (approximately FCFA 10bn), will be reallocated to the Caisse Nationale du Crédit Agricole (CNCAS) and earmarked to finance agricultural investment, especially in family farms
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  • Land tenure security project launched in Madagascar

    Securing land rights for farmers is essential in promoting agricultural investments and will be facilitated by the program to support land reform and tenure security, which has officially been launched today by the Prime Minister. 2 regions, 75 municipalities and 25 000 farmers concerned Securing land rights for farmers is essential and provides a response to three issues: encourage agricultural investments, promote decentralization and facilitate local dispute resolution
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  • Agriculture and Rural Development

    The aim is to promote agricultural investments in Africa and increase agricultural production for domestic consumption... For the first time, European partners (AFD, European Union, Spanish Agency for International Cooperation and Italian cooperation), African partners (ADB, BOAD, EBID, DBSA and the AGRA Foundation) and UN agencies (IFAD and UNIDO) have pooled their resources and expertise within a single investment fund (African Agriculture Fund or AAF) in order promote agricultural investments in Africa
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    Agricultural investments in Africa. A more modern and bigger port for Réunion
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  • Press Releases

    This financing completes a 10 million euro grant allocated to this program by AFD in December 2009. In April 2008, after having liberalized the rice sector then implemented the reforms required for investments, the Senegalese government went on to launch the Great Agricultural Offensive for Food and Abundance (GOANA) that aims to guarantee the country's food security
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  • Press Releases

    In April 2008, the Senegalese government, after liberalizing the rice sector and implementing the reforms required for investments, launched the Great Agricultural Offensive for Food and Abundance (GOANA), which aims to guarantee the country's food security... It will also help improve financing conditions for agricultural investments and access to bank loans
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