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The website conveys specific, helpful information and herewith supports the work of the members. Furthermore the website positions the Platform as a forum that is engaged in knowledge-sharing, advocacy and networking. The latest section aims to improve the interaction between members and raise awareness about agriculture and rural development policies by offering reliable and synthesised information about international and members’ related news and activities in ARD.

Strengthening Mutual Accountability to Achieve CAADP/Malabo Goals and Targets

CAADP | Kampala | Uganda| 2 June 2017 | The 13th CAADP Partnership Platform took place with the objective of increasing awareness on the biennial review and reporting process.


Renewed commitment on indicator for achieving global land tenure security in the SDGs

Land Governance | Bonn | Germany | 21 Jun 2017 | The Global Donor Working Group on Land released a new Policy Brief reiterating its commitment to ensure the indicators related to global land tenure security remain in SDGs.


Canada launches new international assistance policy

Gender | Ottawa | Canada | 06 April 2017 Gender equality is positioned at the centre of the policy that establishes women as key drivers of development gains at every level.


The Future of the Rural World

Agenda 2030 | Berlin | Germany | 28 Apr 2017 | BMZ invited international actors to attend the G20 conference "ONE WORLD – No Hunger. Future of the Rural World" in Berlin on 27 and 28 April 2017.


Inclusive agribusiness: what to expect from donors?

Private Sector and Trade | Online | 19 April 2017 |
Donors are often hard pressed to prove that their investments in development initiatives are paying off. Several monitoring and evaluation reports of the initiatives that they fund are produced every year which try to make a picture of the impact of such efforts.


ODA - how important is it?

Agenda 2030 | Paris| France| 5 Apr 2017 | SDGs are a collective mandate for all countries and institutions and the private sector is picking up on them as a business model.


Brussels Briefing - Urban Linkages in Africa

Agenda 2030 | Brussels| Belgium| 22 Mar 2017 | International community needs to focus on young people from rural areas and encourage their participation in political discussions about rural transformation.


Moringa oleifera - A promising approach to combat malnutrition?

Nutrition | Bonn | Germany | 12 Apr 2017 |  Moringa is a well-known “superfood” offering an endless variety of health benefits. But how can the green leafy plant effectively be used in the global fight against malnutrition?


A tool for assessing the gender-responsiveness of agribusiness initiatives

Gender | Bristol | United Kingdom | 06 April 2017 Evidence demonstrates that greater attention to addressing gender inequalities results in improved productivity and more sustainable outcomes.