Benin

Highlights of progress from 2013-2014:

  • 23 Letters of Intent (LOIs) referencing $410 million in private sector commitments [17 LOIs reporting]
  • $30 million in investments made on LOIs in 2013 [20 LOIs reporting]
  • 13,430 smallholders reached through LOIs in 2013 [6 LOIs reporting]
  • 326 jobs created through LOIs in 2013 [10 LOIs reporting]
  • $13 million in development partner commitments disbursed (53% of expected) [6 out of 8 partners reporting]
  • 9% of government policy actions due by June 2014 are complete, 91% are in progress

Download Benin's Cooperation Framework for detailed information on commitments made by New Alliance partners to support the country’s plan for agricultural growth. 

LOI data self-reported by companies to Grow Africa. Similar data collected in Senegal and Benin, which are not Grow Africa members.