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South-south Cooperation
14 Jul 2017
As global population soars and various climate and environment challenges emerge, food and nutrition security remain a distant reality for many populations in the rural world. In rice production areas, overuse of pesticides and chemical fertilizers decreases terrestrial and aquatic biodiversity while negatively impacting human health. While using fertilizer and pesticides increases productivity in the immediate term, over the long term it contributes to a loss of aquatic and terrestrial biodiversity, negative health impacts due to direct exposure to toxic pesticides and contaminated water, pest resurgence, degradation of natural resources and decreases in production. Moreover, aquatic biodiversity from rice-based ecosystems,...
Resource Partners
27 Mar 2017
Una colaboración con la Fundación Bill y Melinda Gates
El pasado noviembre, la FAO firmó un acuerdo de subvención por valor de 10,5 millones de USD con la Fundación Gates dirigido a fortalecer la capacidad de los países para recolectar datos sobre agricultura y seguridad alimentaria, así como realizar un seguimiento del ciclo de inversiones-proceso-resultados que permite el logro de los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenibles. Con la finalidad de promover el desarrollo agrícola y la seguridad alimentaria, los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenibles brindan un plan de acción ambicioso y pluridimensional, que requiere que los gobiernos ejecuten políticas y programas más eficaces que abarquen diversos sectores y que respondan...
South-south Cooperation
23 Nov 2016
Interview with Carlos Watson, Team Leader, South-South Cooperation, FAO, on the online platform aimed at facilitating cooperation among the global south.
Interview with Carlos Watson, Team Leader, South-South Cooperation, FAO, on the online platform aimed at facilitating cooperation among the global south.  23 November 2016, Rome. Widely known as the “Gateway”, this tool developed by FAO fosters support to South-South Cooperation by putting southern expertise and national capacities at the reach of FAO Member countries. The Gateway also gives great visibility to the existing national expertise and facilitates solution exchanges. 35 institutions from 11 countries have joined the platform since it was launched in 2015. We talked to Carlos Watson about this ‘marketplace-like’ tool that matches Southern Expertise and needs. How would you...
Resource Partners
11 Nov 2016
Con el objetivo de cumplir el Objetivo estratégico 1 de erradicar el hambre y la malnutrición, el Ministerio Federal Alemán de Alimentación y Agricultura y la FAO han adoptado soluciones para mejorar los efectos nutricionales de los sistemas agrícolas y alimentarios en todos los niveles, desde el comunitario hasta los nacionales y regionales, en el marco de un Fondo Fiduciario Bilateral establecido en 2002. Desde entonces, más de 100 proyectos han recibo apoyo a través de dicho Fondo. Todo empezó en el Afganistán, donde el Ministerio Federal Alemán de Alimentación y Agricultura y la FAO colaboraron...
Resource Partners
28 Oct 2016
Donation of $150,000 aims to support countries of the global South
The Republic of the Sudan has donated $150,000 to support the work of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS), a unique international coordinating body for policy issues related to food and nutrition, hosted by FAO. The funds will help CFS strengthen the governance of food security and nutrition in countries of the global South. Following a call for assistance from FAO, a donation agreement was signed between Sudan and the UN Agency, which will administer the contributions through its multi-donor trust fund. The project will be completed by the end of 2017. "CFS needs long term investment by all...