Today's approval is an additional funding to the second phase of the West Africa Agricultural Productivity Program
(WAAPP-2A) which aims to strengthen the national certified seeds production and marketing system for groundnut.
Thus, the WB borrows and lends, finances large-scale development projects and offers interest-free loans and grants for projects such as the West Africa Agricultural Productivity Program
, where $84 million was allocated to the development and improvement of agricultural technologies.
The West Africa Agricultural Productivity Program
(WAPP), which will receive US$ 22 million as part of the grant agreement, is targeted at a 5-year production plan that specifically focuses on the rice and cassava industries in the region.
The World Bank-Funded West Africa Agricultural Productivity Program
(WAAPP), which works to build a food system to feed every West African, is making agriculture more climate-smart across 13 West African countries.