ESPA Impact: East and Southern Africa

Authors ESPA
Year of Publication 2015
Type of Publication Impact Story


Agriculture and fisheries in East and Southern Africa support the livelihood of millions and are particularly important for poor rural communities. In this region, however, the pace of change is fast, the population is growing, weather patterns are changing and governance and global markets are driving changes to the traditional pastoralist way of life.


Featured image courtesy of Danilo Pinzon/World Bank