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Impacts on Agriculture

This page provides information on the agricultural impact of COVID-19 including insights, analyses, commentaries, support, reports and more from the UNDS and partners.


Featured Stories

Featured Stories

Private Sector Crucial to Overcoming Africa’s Critical Investment Gaps –…

Sixty five percent of the world’s arable yet uncultivated land is in Africa; there’s a huge yield gap so huge potential to increase productivity.

Ecofin Agency | Read More

Food insecurity in Africa – Nutrition professor Ruth Oniyang'o

In Africa, acute food insecurity rose 60 percent in the year to February 2021 – largely as a result of the so-called three Cs – COVID-19, conflict…

CGTN | Read More

Green farming gets a boost as Kenyans confront climate and war shocks

Efforts by farmers to prepare for climate change impacts may also help deal with other crises, from COVID-19 to the Ukraine-Russia war

News Trust | Read More

Africa’s new harvest: To transform agriculture, we must speed up innovations…

The 32nd Session of the FAO Regional Conference for Africa being held in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, starts from 11 to 14 April 2022

Africa Renewal | Read More