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Investing in Smallholder Agriculture for Food Security and Nutrition. The food security agenda should focus on agriculture and empowering smallholder farmers to be successful food producers. It is the backbone of the economy in many developing countries and farmers represent a disproportionate part of the world’s poor and hungry. 

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The purpose of this meeting was to present transformative partnerships as promoted and facilitated through Grow Africa model by complementing national agriculture-sector strategies in order to increase private sector investment into African agriculture. The event will highlight cross-sector collaboration, facilitating best-practice exchange and stakeholder engagement, building increased trust and shared commitment and engaging all stakeholders including smallholder farmers.

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Statement by Cesarie Kantarama, Regional 1st Vice-President of the East African Farmers Federation, Women smallholder farmer from Rwanda on "Gender Inequality: Major Cause of Poor Integration of Women in Agricultural Value Chains"

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The side-event will shift the focus of the debate away from the well-known challenges and focus on a call for action with key policy recommendations directed at African leaders. It will build on the campaign “Smallholders Access to Fertilizers in Africa” advocated for by 8 organizations involved in African agricultural development. The campaign video, launched at the African Green Revolution Forum, will also be presented during the event.

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"Investing in Smallholder Agriculture for Food and Nutrition Security. Smallholder agriculture is the backbone of the economy in many developing countries, yet at the

same time, farmers represent a disproportionate part of the world’s hungry and poor. Allowing smallholder farmers to improve their livelihoods, to take advantage of new commercial opportunities, and to break the subsistence cycle is therefore an important pathway to achieving food security. "

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