The latest news from food security and rural development community.
7 March 2023
Key messages from the event "Assessing the Data ‘Quantum’ Leap in Agriculture and Food Systems" on 13 February 2023, jointly organized by the European Commission, the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), the Global Donor Platform for Rural Development (GDPRD) and the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data (GPSDD).
23 January 2023
Ireland's strategy for partnership with Small Island Developing States (SIDS) 2019-2025, launched in 2019, represents an innovation for the Department of Foreign Affairs given its cross-governmental nature and has since guided Ireland's engagement with SIDS. The strategy includes 36 commitments across four strategic objectives
13 December 2022
The emerging needs and opportunities for a coordinated donor response to food systems transformation in difficult times
Key messages from a virtual seminar on 22 November 2022, the first of a new webinar series focused on enhancing donor coordination for food systems transformation.
8 November 2022
Creating opportunities for youth entrepreneurship – African Agribusiness Youth Strategy (AAYS) launched
In the face of multiple crises, COVID-19, climate change, conflicts, youth bulge, and now the war in Ukraine, which is severely impacting the food security in Africa, it is more than ever urgent to create decent employment and income opportunities in agribusiness for young