Angola

Angola Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

Main objectives

  • Promote appropriate agricultural policies in order to reduce poverty
  • Increase food security
  • Promote sustainable agricultural development in Angola

Background

  • Node established in August 2006 at meeting attended by representatives from various ministries, civil society organizations and the private sector.
  • Meeting was convened by the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Focal group established comprising 18 institutions from public and private sectors, and civil society
  • Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development selected to host the node
  • National Steering Committee established comprising eight member institutions

Current focus

  • To elaborate FANRPAN program activities for the focal group in Angola
  • To solicit FANRPAN to conduct supportive consultancy on the activities defined by the focal group in Angola
  • Identify suitable projects in Angola, with focus on demand driven research

FANRPAN stakeholders

  • Government
  • Universities and Research Institutions
  • Private Sector
  • NGOS
  • Farmers Associations
  • UN Agencies

Angola Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

Minister Afonso Pedro Canga
Website address http://www.minadrp.gov.ao/default.aspx
Telephone number (+244 222) 322 377
(+244 222) 323 593
(+244 222) 323 857
(+244 222) 323 859
Fax number (+244 222) 323 217
(+244 222) 320 553
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Name: 
Angola
FANRPAN node established: 
2005