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Foresight Africa 2016: Banking on agriculture for Africa’s future

Published on January 26, 2016

As countries across sub-Saharan Africa grapple with the challenges of sustaining high levels of economic growth, plunging commodity prices, and the effects of climate change, revitalizing agriculture must become a priority on the continent.

The latest World Bank report warns that anemic recovery in emerging markets will weigh heavily on global growth prospects.  Its 2016 growth forecast for sub-Saharan Africa stands at 4.2 percent, up from 3.4 percent in 2015. Read more. Source | Brookings