Topic discussed in this paper include: Poverty, agriculture and the need for agricultural growth; Large scale commercial agriculture; Agricultural policy, an historical overview; Fundamental challenges of smallholder development; Agriculture and social protection in the Malawian setting; and Recent development strategies and government priorities. An appendix presents summaries of several stakeholder workshops and other meetings held in Malawi.
Paper for the Future Agricultures Consortium Workshop held at the Institute of Development Studies, Sussex, 20 - 21 March 2006. 41 pp.
Future Scenarios for Agriculture in Malawi: Challenges and Dilemmas.