Global Farmer Field School Platform

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Event 30 October 2020 - 30 October 2020
COVID-19 has clearly shown why One Health, the core of which is the recognition of the existential interconnectedness of humans, animals and their shared environment, is key to ensuring the healthy and sustainable future of the planet. We all know...
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Event 04 October 2020 - 07 October 2020
After a successful 10th edition in Jamaica, the 11th GFRAS Annual Meeting will take place from 4-7 October 2020 at the Baltic Beach Hotel in Jūrmala, Latvia. The meeting will discuss digitalisation trends in Rural Advisory Services and the potential of digitalization for...
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Event 28 July 2020 - 28 July 2020
Following the session Rural Women, Agroecology and Covid-19, the course Formation and Use of Agroecological Notebooks - Africa will take place on 28 July. The session will be public and will feature the participation of family farmers, the national gender institute, donors and international...
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Agroecological approaches for fall armyworm management Environmentally-friendly, smallholder-oriented solutions for  controlling an invasive pest
Event 16 July 2020 - 16 July 2020
This webinar will discuss current knowledge concerning the potential use of agroecological approaches in the fall armyworm (FAW) response, highlighting experiences from parts of Africa, South America and South Asia. Agroecological approaches offer culturally appropriate, low cost options for managing...
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Transitioning field schools to safe, socially distanced learning environments in Senegal
News 08 July 2020
In the Casamance region of Senegal, lies the second biggest city, Ziguinchor. Plagued with arid soils and an inescapably long dry season, the region largely relies on an import-based food system for a majority of their needs, including fruits and...
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