Central African Republic


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Ministère de l’Agriculture et du Développement Rural - Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

ACDA, Agence Centrafricaine de Développement Agricole - Central Agency for Agricultural Development. Activities:

  • agricultural extension;
  • structuring of the rural and rural credit;
  • promotion of means of production;
  • training of farmers;
  • help the group to develop documents to seek funding from donor funds;
  • information and awareness of farmers and their organizations;
  • support operation of groups and apex;
  • technical Support to the conduct of cultures;
  • support for plant protection;
  • support to agricultural marketing;
  • support for fertilizer application.
  • ICT use: Radio only (status 2011)

University Based Extension Services


Laboratoire des Sciences Biologiques et Agronomiques pour le Développement, LASBAD 

Non-Governmental Organizations

Information and Development Center 

Farmer Based Organizations

Related Resources

ICRA, Institut Centrafricain de Recherche Agronomique - Central Institute ofAgricultural Research (no url)

FNEC, National Federation of Central African Breeders

ANDE, Agence Nationale de Développement de l'Elevage - National Agency for Livestock Development

Université de Bangui. Faculté de Droit et de Sciences Economiques


Sy A.A., Houssou M., Mbétid-Bessane E., 2008. Diagnostic du Système National de Recherche et de Vulgarisation agricoles de la République Centrafricaine, et stratégie de renforcement des capacités pour la dissémination des connaissances et des technologies agricoles. Rome, FAO.


List of Extension Providers

icon target The following list shows an excerpt from the GFRAS Directory of Extension Providers for Central African Republic. Some of these entries may be specially marked for having more detailed information in the database of the Worldwide Extension Study WWES.