How Could Africa Be Affected by Product-specific Support for Farm Goods?

Brief
Date period
26 November 2018

This policy brief seeks to examine available evidence regarding the implications for Africa of trade-distorting support for specific farm goods, in the context of projected market trends facing the continent in the decade ahead. It finds that World Trade Organization members could usefully seek to fast-track action in this area in order to help achieve progress on Sustainable Development Goal 2.