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Volatile spending hinders agriculture R&D in Africa


Fluctuations impede researchers’ ability to plan and budget, says report

Agriculture research funding in Africa is highly volatile, a research indicator index has warned.

The Agricultural Science and Technology Indicators found that agriculture research spending was stable only in South Africa and Kenya among the 36 sub-Saharan African countries it examined between 2000 and 2016.

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