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FAO brings message of hope to Budapest Water Summit

Water scarcity is a pressing problem for the future of agriculture and food, but solutions are available for using water more efficiently. Vladimir Rakhmanin, FAO Assistant Director-General and Regional Representative for Europe and Central Asia, shared some of those solutions with participants at the Budapest Water Summit 
2016 - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Artículo de blog
ENRD Workshop on Agri-environment-climate Measures

DG AGRI and the ENRD Contact Point jointly organised a workshop on ‘Agri-environment-climate Measures (AECM): Challenges of controllability and verifiability’ in Brussels on 7 December 2016. The workshop addressed specifically the design and implementation of result-oriented AECM; collective approaches to AECM; and support for input reduction. It further discussed challenges...
European Union
2016 - European Commission

Small-scale fishing in Central American indigenous people: governance, tenure and sustainable management of marine resources

This research develops four case studies on small-scale fisheries in Central America located within indigenous territories. The ngöbe Bugle Conte Burica Territory in the south of Costa Rica, the Garífuna territory in nueva Armenia Honduras, the Rama territory in Nicaragua and the ngöbe Bugle territory in Bocas del Toro, Panamá....
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Documento/nota de orientación
SSFs of Spain ask ICAAT a dedicated quota for Bluefin tuna

Mediterranean and Canary Island Fishers demand fishing quota justice
The Association in Defence of Mediterranean Artisanal Fisheries (ADPAM), the Regional Federation of Canary Island Fishing Cofradias, the Gaia Oceans Association, the Tarragona Fishing Cofradia and the Low Impact Fishers of Europe (LIFE) met in Tarragona to ask that Bluefin tuna quoas are assigned by ICAAT specifically to the coastal small...
European Union
2016 - Low Impact Fishers of Europe

EIP-AGRI Focus Group Sustainable High Nature Value (HNV) farming

The Focus Group brought together 20 experts from 15 EU Member States and a diverse range of backgrounds. They explored the potential for making effective use of the EIP-AGRI to improve the long-term viability of High Nature Value (HNV) farming systems and thereby stop/reverse the decline in HNV farmland currently...
2016 - Eip Agri

Artículo de blog
Stronger farmers, better food supply chain: Council conclusions

On 12 December 2016 the Council, led by the Slovak Presidency, adopted conclusions on strengthening the position of farmers in the food supply chain and tackling unfair trading practices.  The Council acknowledges the importance of a well-functioning food supply chain and expresses concern about the vulnerability of farmers in this context, despite multiple efforts to improve...
European Union
2016 - European Council

Directrices voluntarias para políticas agroambientales en América Latina y el Caribe

A partir de los resultados obtenidos en la primera etapa y mayor protagonismo en la colaboración Sur Sur fue aprobada una segunda fase de definición de una propuesta de directrices voluntarias de políticas agroambienales para la región. En esta propuesta se contribuye a alinear conceptos y proporcionar orietación sobre los...
Brazil - Colombia - Costa Rica - Cuba - Mexico - Paraguay
2016 - Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Alimentación y la Agricultura (FAO)

Artículo de revista especializada
Investing in the transition to sustainable agriculture

Ecological impacts of industrial agriculture include significant greenhouse gas emissions, loss of biodiversity, widespread pollution by fertilizers and pesticides, soil loss and degradation, declining pollinators, and human health risks, among many others. A rapidly growing body of scientific research, however, suggests that farming systems designed and managed according to ecological...
2016 - Elsevier Ltd


2016 - 合肥都帮生物制药有限公司

WFF-WFFP-ICSF-CIC: National Workshop on Capacity-building for the Implementation of the Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-scale Fisheries (SSF Guidelines), 21 and 22 March 2016 Multi-Purpose Hall, India International Centre New Delhi, India:

The report of the proceedings of the New Delhi workshop on the SSF Guidelines (Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-scale Fisheries in the Context of Food Security and Poverty Eradication). The workshop brought together 95 participants from 13 states representing civil society organizations. governments, FAO, and fishworker organizations from both...

Artículo de blog
Empowering women in Africa

The only way to achieve food security
Girls and young women represent a crucial invisible labour force in the developing world, as Carmen Torres explains in her recent article for the Girls Rights Gazette. They play a key role as producers of food, managers of natural resources, income earners, and main caregivers of their families and communities....
2016 - European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM)

Bluefin Tuna: A Fair Quota for Small Scale Low Impact Fishers

LIFE staff and members will meet with DG Mare services on 19th October in a multi-stakeholder consultation ahead of the ahead of the 20th Special Meeting of ICCAT in Portugal, November 14 to 21. Ahead of the stakeholder meeting, LIFE sent a letter to Commissioner Vella calling for a dedicated small scale fishing quota.
European Union
2016 - Low Impact Fishers of Europe

Actas de conferencia
Agricultural Policy Forum 2016 - Tirana Agenda

The 16th Agricultural Policy Forum (APF), held in Tirana, Albania on 12 – 13 October 2016, brought together around 110 diverse stakeholders from 19 different countries/territories representing relevant international and regional institutions, governmental and non-governmental organizations and academic establishments. The main theme of the APF this year was Evidence – Based...
2016 - SWG RRD

Artículo de revista especializada
Les leçons du fontionnement du financement informel en Algérie

Dans les pays en développement, le crédit agricole ne s’est pas développé pour répondre aux besoins des agriculteurs. En Algérie, seuls 2,2 % d’entre eux ont bénéficié de crédit bancaire en 2015. L’étude des pratiques informelles de financement — largement développées — peut-elle inspirer la mise en place de systèmes de...
2016 - Inter-réseaux Développement rural

The contributions of livestock species and breeds to ecosystem services

Livestock play a special role in the provision of ecosystem services and are an essential part of many agro-ecosystems. They do so by: (1) transforming feeds unsuited for human consumption into nutritious foods and useful products, for example, by converting grass into milk or meat; (2) interacting directly with ecosystems...
2016 - FAO


In adopting its Multi-Year Programme of Work at its Eleventh Regular Session in 2007, FAO’s Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (the Commission) agreed to the preparation of a report on The State of the World’s Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture (the Report). The Commission stressed that the...
2016 - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Artículo de revista especializada
Redeeming Small-scale Fishers

Greater visibility and recognition of inland fi reater visibility and recognition of inland fi sheries could redeem small-scale fi sheries could redeem small-scale fi shers and fishworkers from being amongst the most impoverished class of community
2016 - The International Collective in Support of Fishworkers (ICSF)

Artículo de blog
Latest news from family farming national committees in Eastern Europe

During the World Rural Forum representative Laura Lorenzo’s visit to Hungary, the National Committee on Family Farming showed great interest in providing continuity for the International Year of Family Farming through various action strategies such as the Directives on Family Farming. Using this approach, the National Committee is already working...
Czechia - Hungary - Slovakia

Practice of Conservation Agriculture in Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan

Agriculture is an important part of the economy in Central Asia and contributes significantly to the food security of the majority of population. Sustainable development of agriculture, increase of production and improvement of population welfare largely depend on soil condition and its fertility. Over the past decade, the agricultural lands,...
Azerbaijan - Kazakhstan - Uzbekistan
2016 - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Estudio de caso
Permaculture/Agroecology system in Timor-Leste National School Curriculum for Basic Education

Timor-Leste is a half Island country with a total population of 1.2 million people; it is geographically situated between Asia and the Pacific region. It is a tropical country and 80 per cent of its population live in rural areas. Agriculture, fishery and forestry are the main economical mainstays. In 2013,...
2016 - Permaculture Timor-Leste
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