FAO and the African Union Commission launch a guide to help countries enter Africa’s new single market – World
Increased agricultural trade between African countries can drive sustainable development and play a pivotal role for the transformation of our food systems
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the African Union Commission’s Department of Agriculture, Rural Development, Blue Economy and Sustainable Development (AUC-DARBE) have launched a guide to boosting intra-African agricultural trade under the new African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement. The AfCFTA began trading on 1 January 2021 and is the largest free trade area in the world in terms of the number of countries covered. It represents a market of 1.2 billion consumers. Read More.