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Secretary of State Clinton Cites CAADP as Model for Agricultural Development

September 29, 2009

In her remarks at the at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) closing plenary, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton cited the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP) as a model for promoting agricultural development. Clinton also remarked on the results of Rwanda’s CAADP compact, stating that “in three years, Rwanda’s investment in agriculture has increased fivefold and agricultural GDP has doubled”.

The complete speech can be viewed online here.

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