Evidence-based Policies for Food Systems Transformation in Africa

Evidence-based Policies for Food Systems Transformation in Africa

Promoting multi-stakeholder engagement in agriculture  and food systems policy process in Africa

Building Resilient Food Systems Across Africa

An Africa-wide Mandate’

About Us

FANRPANat a glance

The Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network (FANRPAN) Is a pan-African network that provides independent evidence to inform policy processes at national and…

Strategies and Programmes

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Markets are the main ‘transmission mechanisms’ between growth in the wider economy and the lives of the poor. Most smallholder farmers (SHF) sell their produce in informal markets that generate limited value. 

Policy & Resources

Through the Policy Research and Analysis thrust, FANRPAN seeks to contribute to the attainment of regional and continental agriculture frameworks by conducting and coordinating research in priority policy areas as defined by the regional 


The work of changing or influencing policies requires a multi-sectoral and multi-stakeholder approach. In the truest spirit of being a network, FANRPAN works with and through other like-minded institutions to achieve the objective of appropriate evidence-based policies in the food, agriculture and natural resources sector. FANRPAN partners include the following.