Archive [ID: 353]



Nutrition-sensitive agriculture - what we know and where to go?

Nutrition | Washington D.C. | USA | Mar 2018 IFPRI released a discussion note that looks into the impacts of agricultural programs on nutrition. It summarises existing knowledge and explains pathways of where and how agriculture may improve nutrition outcomes.


Land Governance and the Sustainable Development Goals

Land Governance | Bonn | Germany | Mar 2018 | Among the indicators proposed by the IAEG-SDGs are numerous indicators related to land, advocated for and supported by various global land community actors including the Global Donor Working Group on Land, members of the Global Land Indicators Initiative, FAO, UN SDSN and others.


Achieving NDCs through Agriculture – peer learning and knowledge sharing for success

Climate Change | Rome | Italy | Mar 2018 The Nationally Determined Contrinbutions (NDC) as offered by all country Parties of FCCC to seal the Paris Agreement in 2015, are very ambitious when it comes to agriculture.


Launch of news portal to raise awareness of trade development in Least Developed Countries

Private Sector and Trade | Geneva | Switzerland | Feb 2018 | With the launch of Trade for Development News by the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF), Least Developed Countries (LDCs) now have a platform to share the successes, challenges and ways forward in tackling a US$92.9 billion trade gap.


Argentina sets the focus on improving soil productivity

Agenda 2030 | Buenos Aires | Argentina | Jan 2018 | The first issue note on agriculture released by G20 under the Argentinian presidency sets the focus on healthy soils to support the role of agriculture in human development..


Aligning ARD and Trade Policies to improve sustainable development impact

Private Sector and Trade | Bonn | Germany | Jan 2018 | The Global Donor Platform for Rural Development, in close cooperation with our partners from ECDPM, commissioned an analysis on the issues of building coherence between trade and agriculture and rural development policies and strategies.


Driving agricultural research agenda with focus on the most vulnerable

Climate Change | Brussels | Belgium | Jan 2018 The European Commission and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation launched a joint initiative to drive the agricultural research forward to help smallholder farmers deal with climate change impact.


Unpacking inclusive agribusiness and sustainable food systems

Private Sector and Trade | Geneva | Switzerland | Jan 2018 | The International Trade Centre organised a training that aimed to unpack the complexity of food systems and the importance of inclusiveness.


AU Summit: 1st Biennial Review on the Status of Agriculture in Africa triggers unique momentum

CAADP | Addis Ababa | Ethiopia | Jan 2018 | Unique momentum for agricultural development on the African Continent: launch of the first Biennial Review on the Status of Agriculture at the 30th African Union Summit.