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First Monitoring, Learning and Evaluation Community of Practice meeting
02-04-2013
On the 26th and 27th of March, The MAFAP team participated in the first Monitoring, Learning and Evaluation Community of Practice meeting organized by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
The future of MAFAP in  Western Africa was discussed with the UEMOA commission and the Minster for Agriculture of Burkina Faso
02-04-2013
During his mission from 26 to 28 March, the MAFAP Manager met with representatives of the Commission in charge of the agricultural sector to discuss the main achievements of MAFAP in Burkina Faso and Mali and the potential for future collaboration on MAFAP in Western Africa.
Burkina Faso
New Policy Brief on Rice Polices in Uganda: Supporting producers but penalizing consumers
02-04-2013
Rice farmers and traders in Uganda receive higher prices thanks to existing policies. However, rice consumers also pay higher prices since they do not receive subsidies designed to offset high producer prices.
MAFAP Results used in the Investment Policy Review of the OECD for Tanzania
26-03-2013
The results of the MAFAP on measuring the public expenditure on support for agriculture have been used by the OECD in their Investment Policy Review of the OECD for Tanzania.
Providing Analytical Support to the National CAADP Country Team in Lesotho
25-03-2013
MAFAP participated in an FAO mission to Lesotho from 11-23 March to assess the possibilities for incorporating a MAFAP policy review in the formulation and monitoring of the CAADP Compact and National Agricultural Investment Plan (NAIP).
MAFAP to present at 9th CAADP Partnership Platform Meeting
21-03-2013
MAFAP has been invited to participate in the 9th CAADP Partnership Platform Meeting which will take place in Addis Ababa from the 25th to the 26th of March