Benin

August 19, 2021 -

Shea is trading in French-speaking Africa

The multimillion-dollar shea industry is booming in French-speaking Africa. With the right support, there is a lot of room for the sector to grow and for rural women to benefit.

August 19, 2021 -

High-value agriculture is trading in French-speaking Africa

French-speaking Africa is home to high-value agricultural products. EIF is working with producers and processors to make sure they can meet national and global market demands.

April 08, 2021 - Deanna Ramsay

In West Africa, can organic shea become a solution?

Getting organic certification for shea can be a journey

June 25, 2020 - Global Shea Alliance

Seeing the silver lining in shea - Kora’s story

Shea is critical to the income of rural communities, and a new effort across four shea-producing countries in West Africa is looking to boost those incomes

December 12, 2019 - Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Is African agriculture waking up?

New report delves into the trade data on agriculture on the continent, finding positive trends, points of concern and suggestions for the future

September 12, 2018 - Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF)

Agriculture & Trade Magazine

In some of the most impoverished countries in the world, agriculture is the backbone of the economy

July 23, 2018 -

Continuing the conversation on inclusive trade for Least Developed Countries

The closing ceremony echoed the Call to Action launched at the Forum, taking inclusive trade for LDCs to the next level

January 24, 2018 - UNCTAD

Benin cassava flour makers seek Geographical Indication

Two dozen Beninese women making a unique type of garri flour sign up to a new code of practice to better market their product and boost incomes