As at 2014, rice consumption in sub-Saharan Africa was estimated to be approximately 26 million metric tons (MT). Out of this figure, 13 million MT which represents about one-third of what is traded on the [...]
Beyond simple agricultural insurance, the Agricultural Funding Incentive Mechanism (MIFA) plans to have an insurance package that also takes into account health and possibly the pension based on income.
Antonio Carlos De Salles Menezes, Ambassador of Brazil in Togo believes in the strength of South-South cooperation and experiencs sharing between Southern States to reach the level of developed countries one day.
Hailemariam Tekie, Teacher-Researcher at the Department of Food Science and Post-Harvest Technologies of Mekelle University (Ethiopia), cannot approve that his population (85% rural) is suffering from malnutrition.