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5 July 2016, Kigali - A 12-man delegation from the Ministry of Agriculture of Côte d'Ivoire conducted a week-long study tour to Rwanda as part of the FAO programme to promote exchange and sharing of knowledge among countries under the South–South Cooperation initiative. The team received first-hand experience on the...
23 May 2016, Lusaka- The United Nations Country Team (UNCT) held a bilateral meeting with the Vice President, H.E Inonge Wina, who was represented by Honourable Lazarous Chungu Bwalya, the Deputy Minister in the Vice President’s Office. The meeting came ahead of the Africa Development Bank (AfDB) Annual meeting and...
17 May 2016, Ambovombe - Following the declaration of a drought situation in the region of the Greater South of Madagascar, the vulnerability of the rural population has reached an alarming level. A project for emergency agricultural rehabilitation of farming households and vulnerable producers has been implemented to allow them to...
5 May 2016, Kigali - FAO Representative to Rwanda Mr. Attaher Maiga underscored the importance of linking social protection with agriculture and nutrition to help reduce poverty and hunger worldwide. “FAO, together with many other partners recognize that social protection measures are very much needed to be linked coherently with agriculture...
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