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How to Address Food-sustainability Challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa

Despite its huge agricultural potential, Africa spends around US$35bn each year on food imports. This number may rise above US$110bn by 2025 due to rapid population growth, changes in dietary habits and the increasingly severe impacts of climate change. The lack of food sustainability, as well as food and nutrition insecurity in sub-Saharan Africa, is likely to aggravate unless bold action is taken on six key issues. Continue reading “How to Address Food-sustainability Challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa”