Niger: census of agriculture and livestock
The Government of Niger, the European Union and FAO conclude a 4 year-general census of agriculture and livestock
An innovative survey has uncovered unsuspected agricultural riches in Niger, one of the world’s poorest countries.
Niger’s first-ever agriculture and livestock census has just revealed a surprizing treasure trove of resources, including 30 million heads of livestock - 30 percent more than previously assumed.
Report by the BBC correspondent in Niamey, Issa Maiga Suleymane (in French)
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