Economía Agroalimentaria

Prioritizing public investment in agriculture to spur Uganda’s inclusive economic recovery

FAO Agricultural Development Economics Policy Brief 45
Año: 2022
Autor(es): FAO

This brief summarizes the findings of the FAO Agricultural Development Economics Technical Study No. 16 Productive public investment in agriculture for economic recovery with rural well-being: an analysis of prospective scenarios for Uganda (available at

It highlights how, through a series of scenarios, public investments promoting agricultural productivity in Uganda could drive growth in agrifood production, with favourable impacts on the economy, on well-being and on poverty, especially in rural areas.

It also provides important information about the priorities of Uganda’s National Development Plan (NDP) III and vision for agriculture, as well as new priorities to be considered for enabling economic recovery with increased well-being post-COVID-19.

Tipo de documento: Nota de política
País: Uganda
Región: Africa
ISBN: 978-92-5-135810-8
ISSN: 2520-6540 (online) / 2520-6532 (print)