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L’agricoltura familiare ha dovuto fare un bel po’ di anticamera culturale e ora che un’istituzione sovranazionale la celebra, non dobbiamo pensare nemmeno per un attimo che sia una questione di poca importanza. Per questo sarà, insieme all’Arca del Gusto, uno dei due temi portanti dell’edizione 2014 del Salone del Gusto e Terra Madre.
Published on 28 August 2014
Familiengeführte Landwirtschaft ist der Schlüssel zur Ernährungssicherung einer Weltbevölkerung, die 2050 die 9-Milliarden-Grenze überschreiten wird, so die Einschätzung des Generaldirektors der FAO, José Graziano da Silva zum UN-Jahr der bäuerlichen Familienbetriebe.
Published on 26 August 2014
The United Nations declared 2014 as the International Year of Family Farming (IYFF) to recognise the importance of family farming in reducing poverty and improving global food security.
Published on 19 August 2014
The President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Kanayo F. Nwanze, will arrive in the Republic of The Gambia on 20 August for a two-day official visit to meet with Yahya A.J.J. Jammeh, President of the Republic of The Gambia, and high-level government officials.
Published on 18 August 2014
Lo Stato ha sbloccato oltre 5.500 ettari di terreni agricoli - in prevalenza del Demanio e del Corpo forestale - che verranno venduti o affittati con prelazione ai giovani che sono già o vogliono diventare imprenditori agricoli.
Published on 13 August 2014
To commemorate the International Year of Family Farming, a Regional Consultation for the Asia-Pacific region on “Role of Family Farming in the 21st Century: Achieving the Zero Hunger Challenge by 2025” is being organized by the M. S. Swaminathan Research Foundation, (MSSRF), in partnership with Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), International Development Research Centre (IDRC),Canada, World Food Programme (WFP), International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD), Department For International Development (DFID) UK, UN Women and other national and international agencies. The consultation is being held from August 7-10, 2014 at Chennai, India.
Published on 13 August 2014
When the United Nations declared 2014 the International Year of Family Farming, it signaled a growing understanding of what was needed to build a sustainable world and ensure enough food for everyone on the planet.
Published on 13 August 2014
A four-day convention, held to commemorate International Year of Family Farming, sees discussion on issues regarding women in the field of agriculture.
Published on 12 August 2014
The UN has declared 2014 the International Year of Family Farming. At Salone, 2,000 delegates from 1,000 Terra Madre food communities will be in town to tell their unique stories and showcase the fruits of their labor.
Published on 12 August 2014
Six United Nations stamps to be issued Aug. 21 commemorate the International Year of Family Farming. The set is called Cultivating Hope.
Published on 07 August 2014