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Funding agricultural innovation for the Global South

This report from the Commission on Sustainable Agriculture Intensification examines patterns of funding for agricultural innovation in the Global South. It finds that most (60-70%) of the approximately US$60 billion in funding per year comes from governments, particularly the Chinese government, with private corporations providing the next biggest portion (20-25%). Less than 7% of the overall funding is clearly targeted towards sustainable agricultural intensification.

Read the full report, Funding Agricultural Innovation for the Global South: Does it Promote Sustainable Agricultural Intensification?, here or here (PDF link). See also the TABLE explainer What is sustainable intensification?

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16 Sep 2021
Funding agricultural innovation for the Global South
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