FAO Fisheries Department

South-South Cooperation Holds Key to a World Without Hunger



Two decades of concerted efforts on agriculture intensification, irrigation and water system development, fertilizer plants, high quality seed plants, troops of agriculture trainers supported by FAO experts, village cooperatives, direct credits for farmers and fishers, village infrastructure, medical facilities and schools, has helped turn around Indonesia's agricultural sector.

FAO's Indroyono Soesilo, Director of Fisheries and Aquaculture Resources Use and Conservation Division/Fisheries and Aquaculture Department and Laurent Thomas, Assistant Director-General for Technical Cooperation explain how in this op-ed.