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Do the benefits outweigh the potential risks?

Agriculture remains a major source of income and an integral part of the daily lives of the majority of Africa’s population. Yet, “Despite its central role, the agricultural sector represents only a quarter of African GDP due to the low productivity of the sector,” highlights Dr Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank. Investment in agriculture has therefore been cited as one of the most important and effective strategies for realising food security and nutritional goals, and reducing poverty.

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