Fertile Yet Fragile: An assessment of progress in implementing Uganda’s Agricultural Strategy and Investment Plan (DSIP)
Report for ActionAid-Uganda (May 2013)
This report assesses the extent to which the government’s Agriculture Sector Development Strategy and Investment Plan (DSIP), is being implemented in certain key areas and makes recommendations for improvements. The DSIP, launched in March 2010, is three years old, and is the flagship programme for improving agriculture in Uganda. The report assesses progress in implementing seven of the specific commitments in the DSIP, concerning: agriculture spending, improving incomes, climate change, labour-saving technologies, capacity-building in the Ministry of Agriculture and the functioning of the sector working group.