Friday, 24 July, 2020 - 16:00

Since 2005, ECOWAS has adopted a regional agricultural policy (ECOWAP) attached to the Detailed Programme for the Development of African Agriculture (PDDAA). After a first generation covering the period 2005-2015, ECOWAP/PDDAA has a second generation of agricultural investment and food and nutrition security programmes (PRIASAN at the regional level and PNIASAN at the country level) focused on Malabo’s commitments.

Friday, 24 July, 2020 - 16:00

ECOWAS Regional Agency for Agriculture and Food (ARAA) is mandated to "ensure the technical implementation of regional investment programmes and plans that contribute to the operationalization of regional agricultural policy, drawing on institutions, agencies and regional actors with proven competences." It functions as a specialized technical structure, delegated project and program management for ECOWAP/PDDAA. ARAA is currently coordinating the implementation of 13 regional projects and programmes, 5 of which are already closed.

Friday, 24 July, 2020 - 16:00

ECOWAS Regional Agency for Agriculture and Food (ARAA) is mandated to "ensure the technical implementation of regional investment programmes and plans that contribute to the operationalization of regional agricultural policy, drawing on institutions, agencies and regional actors with proven competences." It functions as a specialized technical structure, delegated project and program management for ECOWAP/PDDAA. ARAA currently coordinates the implementation of 13 regional projects and programs.

Friday, 15 May, 2020 - 16:00

The ECOWAS region has experienced endemic animal diseases, as well as emerging and re-emerging zoonotic disease challenges that have resulted in high morbidity and mortality. It is estimated that over 60% of emerging diseases affecting humans are caused by pathogens of animal origin, and these disease events have resulted in social disruptions and negative economic impact.

Friday, 15 May, 2020 - 16:00

The ECOWAS Heads of State and Government adopted, in January 2005 in Accra, the regional agricultural policy, ECOWAP, which constitutes the regional declination of the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP), the agricultural component of NEPAD.

Friday, 15 May, 2020 - 16:00

Livestock and markets for animal products are important foundations for food and nutritional security and regional integration in West Africa. Livestock production areas are located in the Sahelian regions and the main consumption basins are located in the major cities of coastal countries such as Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria and Senegal. There are 3 major trade transaction and transhumance corridors at the same time, the most important of which is the central corridor that runs from Burkina Faso and Mali to Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Benin and Togo, Nigeria.

Friday, 15 May, 2020 - 16:00

The ECOWAS Heads of State and Government adopted, in January 2005 in Accra, the regional agricultural policy, ECOWAP, which constitutes the regional declination of the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP), the agricultural component of NEPAD.

Friday, 15 May, 2020 - 16:00

The ECOWAS Heads of State and Government adopted, in January 2005 in Accra, the regional agricultural policy, ECOWAP, which constitutes the regional declination of the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP), the agricultural component of NEPAD.

Within the framework of the implementation of ECOWAP 2025 and PRIASAN 2016-2020, ECOWAS received financial support from the Swiss Cooperation (SDC) as a contribution to the ECOWAS Regional Investment Programme for Livestock Development in Coastal Countries (PRIDEC).

Friday, 15 May, 2020 - 16:00

The ECOWAS Heads of State and Government adopted, in January 2005 in Accra, the regional agricultural policy, ECOWAP, which constitutes the regional declination of the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP), the agricultural component of NEPAD.

Wednesday, 27 May, 2020 - 16:00

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