Africa Agricultural Market Programme (AAMP)

Countries Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Uganda Zambia, Tanzania and Mozambique
Objectives To improve policy framework and support CAADP Pillar II agenda through dialogue, review and accountability, to strengthen ACTESA program management capacity, to enhance knowledge and competence of policy makers, to create a regional platform for dialogue and exchange of ideas.
Time frame June 2008-August 2011
Funding agency United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID)
Implementer Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)-AAMP Project Manager, The World Bank: Manager of the DfID Trust Funds financing AAMP, Michigan State University (MSU): Analytical Team, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI): Analytical Team
Cost original currency*  
Cost in USD** 2.25 million
Source COMESA (2008), African Agricultural Markets Programme (AAMP). Proceedings Report, Trade in Food Staples: Promoting Price Stability and Food Security through Intra-Regional Trade, Training Workshop and Policy Seminar, December 2008, Nairobi, Kenya. available at Acce