The Dataset provides information on the Sustainable Development Goal 2 (i.e. Zero Hunger) indicators and targets specifically for Sierra Leone.
The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food Security (MAFFS) is one of the constituent Ministries of the Government of the Republic of Sierra Leone (GoSL) that is charged with the growth and development of the Agriculture sector in the country.
The Ministry seeks to improve agricultural production and productivity in order to achieve food security by providing an enabling environment for farmers and by promoting appropriate research, extension, input delivery and market systems, thereby improving rural incomes, reducing poverty and maintaining the natural environment. To do this, MAFFS formulates and implementsappropriate Agricultural Policies and coordinates, designs and monitors agricultural programmes for the development of the agricultural sector.