Our podcast investigates multiple societal dilemmas arising in global supply chains and offers insights into evidence-based solutions for overcoming these challenges. Our mission: Revealing actionable shifts towards more sustainable and fair global supply chains.
In the last two episodes, we looked at models and policy frameworks for
supply chains. Going forward we will dive into different supply chains in
different regions. Today, we look at food supply chains in Africa. Food plays -
like everywhere else on this planet - a big role on the African continent. Partly
because it's still scarce in many places. Hunger is still the biggest health risk
in Africa. But partly also because the middle class is growing rapidly and
people are eating more and more diversified.
Listen to moderator Nicolas Martin and our guest Dr. Saweda Onipede Liverpool Tasie from the Michigan State University in the US. There she is an Associate Professor at the Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics and an expert on