Increasing investment in agriculture

Progress Status
Status
Not Started
Campaign Promise
Reference in Manifesto
Detail Activities
  • Increase budgetary allocation to the agriculture sector to 10% in line with the Maputo Accord.
  • Promote domestic financing of schemes that would compel persons seeking political office at ministerial and parliamentary levels to invest in agriculture
  • Work with all mining firms to invest into agriculture, particularly, in support of land owners in their new locations as part of their resettlement plans
  • Encourage local banks through various incentives to lend to the private sector for agricultural purposes
  • Revisit the policy and legal framework on land tenure to make agriculture attractive to foreign investors and at the same time protect the interest of land owners
Data Sources
https://electiondata.io/sites/default/files/2018-02/slpp-2018-manifesto.pdf