This year’s AASR arrives at an important time, as African governments are charting clear pathways to food system transformation in the context and aftermath of the UN Food Systems Summit 2021.
Joachim van Braun – Professor for Economic and Technological Change, Bonn University, Germany President of the Pontifical Academy of Science, The Vatican
The Africa Agriculture Status Report 2021 (AASR21) provides evidence and insights on the prospects of achieving resilience and sustainability in Africa’s food systems. The Report identifies immediate actions and steps that African governments, Pan-African organizations, development partners and the private sector need to take.
Dr. Agnes Kalibata – AGRA President & Envoy to the UN Food Systems Summit
News & Updates
Africa Agriculture Status Report 2021 Unveiled at AGRF Summit in Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya – September 7, 2021: The 2021 Africa Agriculture Status Report (AASR21) was launched today at the AGRF Summit in Nairobi, Kenya. The report addresses the challenges and opportunities in the creation of sustainable…
Defining the Path Towards Adaptive, Resilient and Sustainable Food Systems: AGRA at the AGRF 2021 Summit
At the AGRF 2021 Summit, AGRA launched the Africa Agriculture Status Report (AASR), and curated a Youth Town Hall, which brought the needs and aspirations of youth to the attention of governments and other stakeholders.