In 2012, IFDC, through AfricaFertilizer.org initiative have been working with the CountrySTAT program of FAO to produce and disseminate, reliable and up-to-date official statistics on fertilizer produced, imported, exported and consumed in countries within the West Africa Sub-region.
In March 2020, AfricaFertilizer.org in collaboration with West Africa Fertilizer Association (WAFA) organized a Fertilizer Technical Working Groups (FTWG) workshops to validate fertilizer statistics in Burkina Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, Mali and Senegal for the year 2019.
AfricaFertilizer.org in partnership with WAFA aims to improve the quality and availability of fertilizer data in-terms of production, trade and consumption to enable decision-makers to have and to use reliable fertilizer data for formulation and monitoring of agricultural development policies, strategies on food security, promotion of trade in West Africa region and beyond.
Source: IFDC & WAFA
Author Name: AfricaFertilizer.org & West Africa Fertilizer Association
Publication Date: 2020