Affirmations that agricultural development is the sound basis for any nascent economy to lift off are almost commonplace. Yet both public and private investments into the sector are badly lagging, says Samuel Ndonga of Chase Bank Kenya.
In the interview with the… read more
Donors are increasingly integrating their trade and development agendas to achieve sustainable policies by placing trade as the core engine of economic growth in partner countries. The specific case of agricultural trade is important for the… read more
The international community welcomed the extraordinary commitment made by the G7 leaders last week termed G7 Broad Food Security… read more
Fair Trade is an alternative approach to conventional trade aimed at improving lives of smallholder farmers in developing countries. Smallholders, which are at the backbone of the global food… read more
The paper, financed under the FAO/World Bank Cooperative Programme, introduces the conceptual framework for the promotion of the commercialization of agriculture through the use of collaborative business models, thus providing an… read more
As demand for agricultural products rises around the world, partnering with the smallholder farming sector offers agribusiness companies signifcant opportunities to grow their own businesses.
This guide is aimed at helping… read more
Agriculture, forestry and other forms of land use generate around a quarter of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, and in many countries, the proportion of emissions from land use is far… read more