Carlson: “I will do my best to highlight the significant contribution that agriculture makes to global economy”
Published on 18/07/2014
In many parts of the world, family-run farms are the predominant form of agricultural production.
Published on 16/07/2014
An FAO project to equip small fishing communities with the tools and know-how to dry fish on simple raised racks instead of on the sand has changed lives along the shores of Lake Tanganyika in Burundi.
Published on 10/07/2014
Recognizing the vital role of family forestry in celebration of the 2014 International Year of Family Farming
Published on 09/07/2014
The impact that small food producers and family farmers can make as “change agents for sustainable agriculture and food systems” was the subject of an FAO co-hosted side event to the UN High Level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development on Tuesday 1 July in New York.
Published on 07/07/2014
Radoslava Petrova, founder of the Bio e Mare cooperative explains the importance of cooperatives, sustainable fishing and women in the fish industry.
Published on 02/07/2014
Six steps to increase forest productivity and improve livelihoods of local communities
Published on 01/07/2014
FAO Director-General at Africa Union Summit – Zero Hunger commitment "a historic occasion"
Published on 27/06/2014
Forests, trees on farms and forest communities are linked to family farming in numerous ways.
Published on 25/06/2014
FAO, with support from Austrian Cooperation for Development and the University E. Mondlane, organized a seminar on family farming in Mozambique on 11 June 2014.
Published on 24/06/2014