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RECOMMENDATIONS TO THE 2023 NATIONAL BUDGET BASED ON SOME PROVISIONS OF THE AFRICA MINING VISION (AMV)

The AMV is a continental policy framework that was created by the Africa Union (AU) in 2009 to ensure that Africa prudently utilizes the wealth of its natural resources. DOWNLOAD FULL ARTICLE HERE

POLITICS NOT AS USUAL: PATHWAYS TO MAKING AGRICULTURE A BUSINESS FOR SMALL-SCALE FARMERS IN ZAMBIA.

I used last week’s feature to highlight why making agriculture a business matters. This feature builds on this debate to explore specific pathways – ‘politics not as usual’ – that can possibly drive this agenda. To make agriculture a business is to agree there are fundamental questions at the core of the debate – of…
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Collective Marketing can Reduces the Cost of Getting Agricultural Products

Collective Marketing can reduces the cost of getting Agricultural products to the market whilst improving small-holder bargaining power and incomes.This key message is drawn from our Trade and Development study dubbed” Agriculture Marketing and Financing in Zambia” #CTPD Development through Trade!!!

Private sector involvement in Agriculture Marketing

Private sector involvement in Agriculture Marketing and credit supply is crucial in driving sector growth.This key message is drawn from our Trade and Development study dubbed” Agriculture Marketing and Financing in Zambia” #CTPD Development through Trade!!!

Construction of Storage Facilities

Government should consider direct construction of storage facilities to enhance local-level bulking possibilities for smallholder farmers.This key message is drawn from our Trade and Development study dubbed” Agriculture Marketing and Financing in Zambia”#CTPD Development through Trade!!!

Memorandum on Water Transport System

The water transportation system in Zambia is a subsector of the overall national transport system. As a landlocked country Zambia relies heavily on neighboring countries which have port cities in order to facilitate import and export with the three main entry points being Dar-es-Salaam in Tanzania, Walvis Bay in Namibia and Durban in South Africa.Notwithstanding…
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