As the global community struggles with plastic pollution, and amid growing calls for a circular economic model to reduce its effects on the environment, a South African-based farming system is showcasing the value of recycled bags.
A cereal production and marketing programme is substantially boosting smallholders’ incomes, making the agricultural sector much more attractive to young people. As a consequence, youth migration has decreased.
CTA is a joint institution operating under the framework of the Cotonou Agreement between the ACP Group of States (Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific) and the EU Member States (European Union). CTA is funded by the European Union.