Senior Research Fellow
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Country Program Manager
Country Program Leader
Deputy Director of Environment and Production Technology Division
Director of Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division
Ghana has created dozens of new local districts and municipalities with the aim of devolving power from the national government – but the effort appears to have slowed the flow of agriculture funding.
Irrigation is important in Ghana to deal with the erratic rainfall, especially in the context of climate change. Irrigation can minimize frequent food shortages that are attributable to dependence on rainfall, and increase yields. However, to do this…