Agricultural Development Economics

News and events

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Measuring the impact of food security related programming - international workshop

FAO, Rome ( 6-7 December 2010 )

FAO, with support from the EC-FAO programme, organized a workshop on methods for evaluating the impact of food security related programmes.


New Food Security E-learning Courses in Spanish

( 29 November 2010 )

Spanish speakers can now join the over 50,000 people who have taken the food security e-learning courses. The courses are available for free online or on CD-rom. Developed by the EC-FAO Food Security for Information Decision Making Programme.


36th Session of the Committee on World Food Security

FAO, Rome ( 11-14 / 16 Oct 2010 )

The Committee for World Food Security (CFS) is the United Nations’ forum for reviewing and following up on policies concerning world food security.


ES Seminar: The African Economic Outlook 2010

FAO, Rome ( 7 July 2010 )

The African Economic Outlook is the annual report on Africa produced jointly by the African Development Bank, the OECD Development Centre and the UN Economic Commission for Africa.


Virtual FAO learning course adopted by top Spanish university

An innovative FAO online learning program has been incorporated into the curriculum of Spain's Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC), marking the first time that an FAO virtual learning course can be used by students to earn a recognized academic certificate and college credits.


Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition • FSN Forum

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