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The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, and FAO Director-General, José Graziano da Silva, have agreed on how to strengthen efforts to promote India’s food security and sustainable agricultural development during talks held in New Delhi.
Published on 16 September 2014
Two and a half billion people depend on agriculture for their livelihoods. Globally, the average age of farmers is 55. With global population expected to reach 9 billion by 2050, government leaders need to support more new and young farmers entering the field of agriculture.
Published on 12 September 2014
For this e-debate, we are looking for strong recommendations and action points to be taken into consideration by different stakeholders involved (including CTA), which can contribute in strengthening the engagement of youth in family farming through ICTs.
Published on 12 September 2014
Bundeslandwirtschaftsminister Christian Schmidt hat heute in Berlin ein internationales Symposium des Bundesministeriums für Ernährung und Landwirtschaft (BMEL) zu den Perspektiven landwirtschaftlicher Familienbetriebe eröffnet.
Published on 12 September 2014
Ghana is recording “a lot of progress” in agricultural development despite the obvious challenges, the Country Representative of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), Dr. Lamourdia Thiombiano, has said in an exclusive wide-ranging interview with the Business & Financial Times.
Published on 12 September 2014
The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, and FAO Director-General, José Graziano da Silva, have agreed on how to strengthen efforts to promote India’s food security and sustainable agricultural development during talks held in New Delhi.
Published on 12 September 2014
The 11th International Co-operative Alliance Asia and Pacific (ICA-AP) Regional Assembly and 8th Co-operative Forum will take place in Bali from September 15 to 20, 2014.
Published on 12 September 2014
THE Reserve Bank of Fiji (RBF) is contributing $10,000 towards the 2014 Central Division Agriculture Show.
Published on 12 September 2014
The 2014 World Food Day theme – “Family Farming: Feeding the world, caring for the earth” – has been chosen to raise the profile of family farming and smallholder farmers.
Published on 12 September 2014
FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva was named Doctor Honoris Causa by the Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) and made a Fellow of India's National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS) during his first official mission to the country.
Published on 12 September 2014