Benjamin Neumann

Project Manager, Crises and Conflicts Department

1 published article

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Economist and former reporter at the economic magazine L’Expansion, Benjamin Neumann was editor-in-chief of Proparco’s Private Sector & Development magazine and AFD Group’s Director of communication. He is currently project manager at the Crisis and Conflict Department.

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Development initiatives for Sub Saharan agriculture and food production industries

Agriculture has re-emerged as a priority for Sub-Saharan Africa. African nations recognise the key importance of this sector for enhancing food security and supporting the growth of their economies. With its over-dependence on imports and international market prices, Africa needs to give this sector a fresh impetus and transform it from the ground up. This is a necessity that can no longer be overlooked, following the food price crisis of 2008. How to effectively tackle this challenge?


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