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Economie rurale et agriculture


H.E. Josefa Leonel Correia Sacko

H.E. Josefa Leonel Correia Sacko, from Angola, was elected as the new commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture of the African Union Commission. Mrs Sacko was the special adviser to the Minister of agriculture, assigned with the responsibility of advising on issues related to international cooperation both bilateral and multilateral.


The Department of Rural Economy and Agriculture leads the efforts to promote sustainabldirige les efforts visant à promouvoir la gestion durable de l'environnement et le développement agricole en stimulant le développement de l'économie rurale et la transformation de l'agriculture dans les Etats membres et en appuyant l'adoption de mesures, stratégies, politiques et programmes agricoles.e environmental management and agricultural development.

Coordinates the implementation of AU decisions related to agricultural transformation in Africa.

DREA’s work on environment and natural resources

Rural Economy

Coordinating rural development initiatives that contribute to sustainable livelihoods.


2nd Post Harvest Congress opens with emphasis on increased funding and stakeholder coordination
REA septembre 17, 2019

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: September 17, 2019: Africa’s total quantitative food loss has been estimated to be over 100 mi

REA août 07, 2019 to août 09, 2019

The PATTEC Coordination Office in collaboration with Southern African Development Community (SADC) organized a consul

REA août 07, 2019 to août 09, 2019

A situation analysis mission to evaluate the implementation of tsetse and trypanosomiasis control interventions compr

REA juillet 31, 2019

The African Union Commission (AUC) in collaboration with the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Secretariat and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)’s Regional Service Centre for Africa will hold a training workshop for Member States on Green/Climate Financing on 1st and 2nd August 2019 in Harare, Zimbabwe. This training is being co- hosted by the Government of the Republic of Zimbabwe

REA juillet 15, 2019

The African Union Commission in collaboration with the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), held a Validation Workshop for the AU Sustainable Forest Management (SFM) Framework to finalise it for submission for approval by the Ministerial Specialised Technical Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Water and Environment, scheduled to hold in October 2019.

REA juin 24, 2019 to juin 28, 2019

AU-PATTEC organized a regional training workshop for French speaking central Africa countries on application of open

2nd All Africa Postharvest Congress
septembre 17, 2019 to septembre 20, 2019

L'Afrique est restée le continent où l'insécurité alimentaire est la plus grande au monde, avec environ une personne sur quatre souffrant de sous-alimentation. Les systèmes actuels de production alimentaire ne sont pas viables et le changement climatique pose un défi supplémentaire à l'agriculture durable en Afrique.

juin 21, 2019

Third (3rd) Ministerial Conference of the African Union (AU) - European Union (EU) will be held under the theme: “Promoting Sustainable Regional Agricultural Value Chains”.

juin 12, 2019 to juin 14, 2019

Thème : "Renforcer le commerce intra-africain et l'accès au marché pour une transformation agricole accélérée." #15eCAADP

juin 11, 2019 to juin 14, 2019

15th Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme Partnership Platform “Enhancing Trade and Market Access for Accelerated Agriculture Transformation”

juin 07, 2019

The Africa Union would commemorate the World Food Safety Day at the AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa. The UN General Assembly in December 2018 designated every 7 June as World Food Safety Day. The day is marked to bring to the attention of the world the dangers of unsafe food to the global population and also bring to the spotlight, how to help prevent and manage foodborne risks. The celebration by the AU is therefore in the spirit of promoting the ideals of food safety as espoused by the UN General Assembly.

mai 20, 2019 to mai 22, 2019

WHAT: The Department of Agriculture and Rural Economy (DREA), through its program, the Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa (PACA), is organizing a two-day training workshop on “Strengthening Food Safety Capacity for Reporting in the Biennial Review”. The workshop will bring together food safety experts from the African Union member states for a comprehensive training on data collection and computing for the Africa Food Safety Index (AFSI). The AFSI is the latest, and the 44th indicator of the Biennial Report Tracking (BRT) Mechanism used to collate data. The AFSI is submitted biennially to the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union on how member states are implementing the Compressive African Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP), adopted by the African Heads in Malabo in 2014.

REA novembre 25, 2019 to novembre 29, 2019

15th Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme Partnership Platform “Enhancing Trade and Market Access for Accelerated Agriculture Transformation”