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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.

Shedding light on domestic investments in Sub-Saharan Africa

Land Governance | Rome | Italy | Oct 2017 | Increased capital flows to rural areas are transforming Sub-Saharan Africa with impact on urbanization, farm structure and security of land tenure. But how much do we know about this phenomenon?

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G20 Summit in 2017 - development opportunities for the rural space

Agenda 2030 | Hamburg | Germany | July 2017 | The G20 Initiative for Rural Youth Employment gives another impetus and increases the momentum for enhanced efforts in youth empowerment.

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Developing a basic understanding of domestic land investments

Land Governance | Brussels | Belgium | July 2017 | Domestic investment in land and agriculture is not new, but received until now little attention compared to the phenomenon of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI).

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Exploring the nexus thinking in SDGs implementation

Agenda 2030 | Bonn | Germany | July 2017 | The implementation of the SDGs will require joint efforts from all stakeholders and approaches that either leverage donors’ expertise in one sector or are designed to impact the interlinkages between SDGs.

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The new european consensus on development

Agenda 2030 | Brussels | Belgium | June 2017 | The new strategy of the European institutions is the most important measure for the implementation of the Agenda2030 in the European development policy.

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

Land Governance | Bonn | Germany | June 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.

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Land Tenure Security Monitoring in the SDGs: Leaving No One Behind

Land Governance | Bonn | Germany | June 2017 | The UN-Habitat, World Bank and the Global Land Tool Network host of the Global Land Indicators Initiative in collaboration with the Working Group on Land jointly hosted a side event on Land Tenure Security Monitoring in the SDGs.

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Platform members prepare to tackle the issue of climate resilient agriculture

Agenda 2030 | Rome | Italy | June 2017 The secretariat visited our members in Rome to discuss programmatic and institutional developments concerning climate-resilient agriculture.

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The Future of the Rural World Conference in Berlin

Agenda 2030 | Berlin | Germany | 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.

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