China and Brazil in African Agriculture

What can Africa Learn from China’s Experience in Agricultural Development?

Published on 29 November 2023

There has been a growing interest in China’s rapid economic growth, particularly agriculture-led growth and poverty reduction. In fact, China and Africa have developed their agriculture under different historical conditions. China’s agriculture-led growth and poverty reduction and small holder based agricultural development policy can provide a useful model for African countries to develop their own agricultural development strategies to reduce poverty.

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Xiaoyun, L., Lixia, T., Xiuli, X., Gubo, Q. and Haimin, W. (2013) What can Africa Learn from China's Experience in Agricultural Development? IDS Bulletin, 44.4