Improving the Evidence Base on Aflatoxin Contamination and Exposure in Africa: Strengthening the Agriculture-Nutrition Nexus

Aflatoxins constitute a ‘silent’ threat to food security. A substantial body of knowledge is available on the aflatoxin challenge affecting African farmers, other agri-entrepreneurs, and governments, but it is not being put into practice. This report states that multiple sectors need to act in unison with the research community, using available evidence to design multifaceted approaches.

Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa, November 2016.