The need for reform in Africa’s governance of large-scale farmland investment

The high demand for large-scale farmland investment in Africa has brought with it an array of governance challenges.

Research has highlighted that the investment model typically used risks undermining efforts to alleviate rural poverty, destroying biodiversity hotspots and representing only an elite portion of society.

Read more about the challenges facing Africa’s investment governance here, and check out the policy recommendations for institutional and legal reform in this infobrief.