Family Farming Knowledge Platform

  Ghana

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Medium-term National Development Policy Framework, Agenda for Jobs: Creating Prosperity and Equal Opportunity for All 2018 - 2021.

To increase the resilience of livelihoods to disasters, main actions are directed to (i) reduce greenhouse gases (focusing on energy, agriculture, forestry and waste sectors); (ii) develop climate-resilient crop cultivars and animal breeds; (iii) promote and document improved, climate-smart, indigenous agricultural knowledge; (iv) promote mangrove...
2017
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Agricultural transformation and food and nutrition security in Ghana: Does farm production diversity (still) matter for household dietary diversity?

Africa south of the Sahara experienced an acceleration of economic growth in recent years that was accompanied by structural changes in national economies. Some African countries, such as Ghana, managed to utilize rapid growth for poverty reduction and improving food and nutrition security. Transformation of agriculture appears to have played...
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Groundswell International

Non-governmental organization
Groundswell International in West Africa is a network of national NGOs engaged in field work to scale out agroecology to small scale family farmers, and to advocate for changes in policy to create a favorable policy environment for a transition to agroecology. The founders of Groundswell International have worked for decades...
Ghana
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