Platform for African – European Partnership in Agricultural Research for Development
Thursday, February 4, 2010
Agricultural research investments need complementary rural development
DFID Senior Livelihoods Adviser John Barrett argues that investments in agricultural research will only payoff when they are 'complemented by other policy reforms and investments.' 'We need clear, sound policies to be in place, that support agriculture and rural development...' He also explains some of the support DFID provides to the agriculrural and rural development sector in Africa.