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27/09/2018
African Union and FAO call for greater support to rural women as agents of change to end hunger.
14/08/2018
FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva has urged countries to unite behind a campaign to promote indigenous women’s rights and encourage their participation in policy discussions to achieve the Sustainable Development Goal of Zero Hunger.
08/08/2018
Campaign to promote indigenous women’s rights and role in policy discussions for Zero Hunger
03/05/2018
Asia is home to the largest number of indigenous peoples on Earth, with an estimated 260 million of a total of 370 million original inhabitants worldwide.
03/04/2018
A programme that helps rural women in Kyrgyzstan gain access to new economic opportunities has received significant financial support from the Swedish government.