24-07-2014 09:22 AM | Uganda

'More effort needed in agriculture to transform Uganda'

More investments need to be plunged into the agricultural value chain for Uganda to achieve sustainable economic growth and development, Dr. Kisamba-Mugerwa, the chairperson of the National Planning Authority (NPA) has said.

“Taking into account the labour force of about 65% still stuck in agriculture despite its dwindling contribution to GDP, it remains pertinent to promote agricultural productivity and production to sustain the agricultural value chain in value addition,” he said.
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