Mr. Ayo Omowu representing the NANTS President at the 2nd ECOWAS People’s Agriculture Budget Summit aimed at supporting the implementation of the Malabo Declaration.
the summit which is the second of the series, is organized alongside the fourth Legislature, fourth year, 2nd Ordinary session of the ECOWAS parliament currently taking place in Abuja, Nigeria, The theme of the summit “The State of Public Financing of Agriculture in ECOWAS Member States 2019: Sustaining the CAADP Commitment”.
The overall purpose of the summit is
• To review the last outcomes of the summit held in 2018
• To provide an opportunity for the ECOWAS Parliamentarians to interact with farmers from their countries
• To highlight current situation in agriculture investment and expenditure within the region
• Its effect and impact and how best to increase the quantity and quality of agriculture budget for 2020/2021 fiscal year and make it better focused to benefit women and smallholder farmers in the ECOWAS region.
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