Noticias

Fao-Academia
07 Apr 2020
Respaldar a los pequeños campesinos a través de la innovación tecnológica
Roma/Nanjing - La Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Alimentación y la Agricultura (FAO) y la Academia de Ciencias Agrícolas de Jiangsu (JAAS, por sus siglas en inglés) han firmado un acuerdo de asociación que prevé esfuerzos conjuntos para apoyar a los pequeños agricultores mediante la innovación tecnológica. 
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
El Frente Parlamentario contra el Hambre llamó a los países a mantener vivas las cadenas de producción y suministro de alimentos y a apoyar la alimentación de los más vulnerables
Santiago de Chile – El Frente Parlamentario contra el Hambre de América Latina y el Caribe difundió hoy una carta abierta llamando a no desatender la lucha contra el hambre y la malnutrición durante la pandemia de COVID-19. En el texto, los más de 500 parlamentarios y parlamentarias que forman parte de dicha red legislativa, que recibe apoyo de la Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Alimentación...
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...