Addressing food security in Africa


Even in the most developed countries with advanced research on agriculture and food security, there can be expectation of at least 34 per cent below average crop production. With that number in mind, how assured are we of food security on the African continent? CNBC Africa spoke to Tumusiime Rhoda Peace, Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture at the African Union Commission right after the maiden edition if the Ministers of Agriculture Conference here at the summit.