Session 3.4: Agricultural value chain

Room: Plateau

Chair: Colleen Zamba, Senior Economic Advisor, UNDP

Paper Presenters:

  • Agrobusiness de l’anacarde en Casamance (Sénégal) : atouts, contraintes et perspectives d’industrialisation

Sène Abdourahmane Mbade, Université Assae Seck de Ziguinchor, Senegal
Discussant: Amani Nourredine Mensah, Univeristé de Lomé, Togo

  • Chaine de valeurs mondiale et montée en gamme des pays de la CEDEAO

Amani Nourredine Mensah, Abdul-Fahd Fofana, Univeristé de Lomé, Togo
Discussant: Sène Abdourahmane Mbade, Université Assae Seck de Ziguinchor, Senegal

  • Uganda's warehouse receipt systems: improving market performance and productivity

Miriam Katunze, Annette Kuteesa, Teresa Mijubi, Denis Mahebe, Economic Policy Research Center, Uganda
Discussant: Robert Asogwa, National Economist, UNDP

AEC 2016 : Concurrent Session 3.4: Agricultural value chain, 06 december 2016

“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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