07 Apr 2020
Поддержка мелких фермерских хозяйств посредством технологических инноваций
Рим/Нанкин - Продовольственная и сельскохозяйственная организация Объединенных Наций (ФАО) и Академия сельскохозяйственных наук Цзянсу (JAAS) подписали соглашение о партнерстве, которым предусматриваются совместные усилия по поддержке мелких фермерских хозяйств посредством технологических инноваций. Сотрудничество будет посвящено созданию экологически устойчивых, устойчивых к внешним воздействиям и эффективных продовольственных систем в сельских и городских районах, а также обмену с развивающимися странами знаниями и технологиями в рамках 
Parliamentary alliances
06 Apr 2020
An interview with MEP Paolo De Castro
Brussels - Mr Paolo De Castro is a Member of the European Parliament, Member of the European Parliament’s Committee of Agriculture and Rural Development and Member of the European Parliamentary Alliance against Hunger and Malnutrition. The European Parliamentary Alliance against Hunger and Malnutrition brings together 28 Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) from different nationalities, political groups and parliamentary committees. Membership is open to all Members dedicated to achieving a world without hunger.
Parliamentary alliances
01 Apr 2020
The Parliamentary Front Against Hunger calls on countries to keep food production and supply chains alive and support the most vulnerable
Santiago de Chile - The Parliamentary Front against Hunger in Latin America and the Caribbean today released an open letter calling not to neglect the fight against hunger and malnutrition during the COVID-19 pandemic. In the text, the more than 500 parliamentarians who are part of this legislative network, which receives support from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), stated that in Latin American and Caribbean countries "not everybody has the means to feed adequately in a quarantined state, "and called on countries to ensure that food production, processing and supply chains are kept alive". The full letter...
South-south Cooperation
27 Mar 2020
In the last 20 years, project partner countries such as Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay and Peru, where 80 percent of cotton production is in the hands of family farmers or small-scale agriculture, have faced a decrease in cotton production, affecting the potential of thousands of farming families to generate income. South-South and triangular cooperation (SSTC) represents an opportunity for the exchange of knowledge and experiences, generating innovation in terms of technology and management of the cotton sector in the countries involved in the +Cotton Project. Through the +Cotton Project, a regional network of more than 70 public and private sector...
South-south Cooperation
20 Mar 2020
After more than two decades of increasing collaboration FAO and China established in 2009 the FAO–China South–South Cooperation Programme, with a trust fund of USD 80 million provided by China. Highlighting the voices of beneficiary farmers and smallholders, as well as FAO Director-General QU Dongyu, this video demonstrates the grassroots impact of the FAO-China South-South Cooperation Programme over the last ten years. Farmers from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mongolia and Uganda share their experiences with the Programme, describing how it has improved their production, nutrition, environment, and overall life and livelihood.  Key results of the FAO-China South-South Cooperation Programme:  • More...