‘Africa must increase local food production’ says IFAD chief Gilbert Houngbo

Developing countries need more than $140bn a year to address climate change. However, for 2019-2020, only $46bn was mobilised. Therefore, during the 15th Conference of the Parties (COP15) to the UN Convention to Combat Desertification and Drought, held in Côte d’Ivoire from 9-20 May, Gilbert Houngbo, the International Fund for Agricultural…