Gambia National Agricultural Investment Plan (GNAIP) II 2019-2026


The Gambia National Agricultural Investment Plan (GNAIP) aims to increase food and nutrition security at household level including for vulnerable households through increased ANR productivity based on sustainable use and management of natural resources in support of national goals of poverty reduction and improved livelihood.


The following constitute the six priority axes of the GNAIP II:

  • Production and value chain promotion on food crops and vegetable sub-sector;
  • Production and value chain promotion on livestock husbandry and pastoralist sub-sector;
  • Production and value chain promotion on fishery and aquaculture sub-sector;
  • Production and value chain promotion on forestry and environment sub-sector;
  • Food and nutrition security, resilience, social protection; and,
  • Promote good governance of the whole agriculture and natural resources sector.

GNAIP II is pivoted on four strategic axes and sub-axes:

  • 1.0 Improving production and productivity of priority agro-forestry-pastoral and fisheries products

           Sub axes:

                I. 1.1: Food crop and vegetable productivity and expansion
               II. 1.2: Enhancing livestock production and productivity
              III. 1.3: Enhancing the sustainability of captured fisheries and expansion of aquaculture
              IV. 1.4: Improving agro-forestry and bio-diversity

  • 2.0 Structuring of the value chains

           Sub axes:
                I. 2.1 Enhancing processing and other value addition operations
               II. 2.2 Enhancing market access, markets and quality control of products
              III. 2.3 Value chain financing
              IV. 2.4 Capacity building of value chain actors

  • 3.0 Strengthening the resilience of vulnerable populations

           Sub axes:
                I. 3.1: Enhancing food and nutrition security of households and communities
               II. 3.2: Build resilience of farmers and natural resources stakeholders to climate change
              III. 3.3: Strengthening and expansion of social protection and social safety nets

  • 4.0 Governance

           Sub axes:
                I. 4.1: Creating the enabling policy environment
               II. 4.2: Institutional capacity building Institutional capacity building
              III. 4.3: Human capacity building
              IV. 4.4: Coordination