Session 1.2: Agricultural sustainability

Room: Enugu

ChairGamal Ibrahim, Chief, Finance and Private Sector Section, , ECA

Paper Presenters:

  • Is African Agriculture Sustainable Enough to Support an Agro-Allied Industrial Development Strategy? Evidence from Ghana and Nigeria

Stephen Onyeiwu, Eric Pallant, Meredith Hanlon, Allegheny College, USA
Discussant: Idrissa Ouiminga, Université Ouaga 2, Burkina Faso

  • La rentabilité dans un système de production agricole durable : approche par la conservation des eaux et des sols

Idrissa Ouiminga, Université Ouaga 2, Burkina Faso
Discussant: Jean Baptiste Habyarimana, University of Rwanda

  • Policy Reforms and Rural Livelihoods Sustainability: Challenges and Opportunities “Empirical Evidence from the Adoption of Land Use Consolidation (LUC) Policy in Rwanda”

Jean Baptiste Habyarimana, University of Rwanda and Tharcisse Nkunzimana, Joint Research Centre, European Commission
Discussant: Claudiane Yanick Moukam, University of Yaoundé II, Cameroon

  • Environmental Services Provision in Rural Area in Cameroon: An Opportunity for a Sustainable Agriculture in Barombi Mbo Community

Claudiane Yanick Moukam, University of Yaoundé II, Cameroon
Discussant: Stephen Onyeiwu, Allegheny College, USA

“Our goal is clear: achieve food self-sufficiency for Africa in ten years, eliminate malnutrition and hunger and move Africa to the top of agricultural value chains.” – Akinwumi Adesina, AfDB President

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