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Barriers to trade for smallholder farmers in Tanzania

A review and analysis of agricultural related market policies in Tanzania
The study noted that, small-scale farmers are placed at the centre of almost all agricultural policies and strategies, ranging from the Vision 2025 to the National Strategy for economic Growth and Reduction of Poverty (NSGRP) or in Kiswahili, MKUKUTA and individual policies and projects. Statements such a ensuring food self-sufficiency...
United Republic of Tanzania
2013 - PELUM Tanzania

School Farm Community Supported Agriculture: What we do!

A short film giving a glimpse of the beautiful School Farm Site and a little insight into our hopes and dreams for the land. Don't be deceived though! Perhaps we should have included some footage on a really muddy, wet, cold day of the hard work which goes on to keep...
European Union
2013 - School Farm Community Agriculture

Documento de trabajo
Determinants of Indonesian shallot growers’ bargaining power in the Agrifood Transformation Era

A case in Brebes, central Java
The objective of this article is to identify the determinant of farmers’ bargaining power and analyse factors that explain the variation in bargaining power. A detailed set of variables covering farmers’ characteristics, assets, transaction types and information obtaining methods is used in the analysis. The emphasis in this article is...
2013 - International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

'Schools without walls': Agro-pastoralist field schools in the Horn of Africa

This video shows how members of Arbale Pastoral Field School in Borana Zone, Southern Ethiopia are applying knowledge gained to implementing community managed disaster risk reduction action plans for the protection of vast areas of communal grazing lands.
2013 - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Situación de las mujeres rurales pobres en honduras y su acceso a la tierra y el crédito

Con el propósito de aportar evidencias concretas que respalden las acciones y mensajes de la campaña “Cosechemos justicia para las mujeres del Campo”, se ha realizado este estudio que aporta datos cuantitativos y cualitativos sobre la realidad de las mujeres rurales y el apoyo que brinda el Estado de Honduras...
2013 - Plataforma Agraria

Time to recognise African smallholder farmers as entrepreneurs

Our farmers are entrepreneurs, just like their counterparts in the telecoms industry. Yet they face even greater risks in getting their goods to market. This is particularly true of our smallholder farmers, most of them women, who cultivate plots about the size of a football field or two. She typically...
2013 - Africa Progress Panel (APP)

Artículo de blog
Bees bring hope

In the east of Swaziland, a community has been able to raise themselves out of poverty thanks to the 'insect of hope'. Keeping bees has transformed their lives, giving them decent livelihoods and also teaching them quite a few lessons about unity and cooperation.  
2013 - Centre for Learning on Sustainable Agriculture ( ILEIA)

Documento de la Conferencia
Financer l’innovation en Agriculture familiale. Le cas des culture en semis direct sous couverture végétale (SCV) à Madagascar.

Le manque d'accès au financement est un frein majeur à un développement équitable de l'innovation en agriculture. En s'appuyant sur l'exemple des cultures en semis direct sous couverture végétale (SCV) à Madagascar, la communication montre que les marchés financiers ruraux ne répondent pas spontanément aux besoins de financement des innovateurs...
2013 - HaL Archives Ouvertes

From subsistence to profit

Transforming smallholder farms
Smallholder farmers in developing countries play a key role in meeting the future food demands of a growing and increasingly rich and urbanized population. However, smallholders are not a homogeneous group that should be supported at all costs. Whereas some smallholder farmers have the potential to undertake profitable commercial activities...
2013 - International Food Policy Research Institute

The Power of Women: Female Farmers in Montenegro

Recognizing the importance of integrating women into agriculture, female farmers are working to overcome traditional family roles and misperceptions about the role of women in agriculture. Thirty-seven small holder female farmers in Montenegro have benefitted from grants from the Montenegro Institutional Development and Agricultural Strengthening (MIDAS) to improve their farms. Ljiljana K.,...

Powering up smallholder farmers to make food fair

This report examines the role played by smallholders in world agriculture and explores their potential power to contribute to food security, poverty reduction and environmental stewardship.
2013 - Fairtrade International

Sitio web
Red Agroforestal Chaco Argentina (REDAF)

La Red Agroforestal Chaco Argentina (REDAF), es un espacio de articulación que reúne a personas e instituciones que trabajan en la región chaqueña. Su interés es contribuir a la construcción de una mejor calidad de vida para comunidades rurales campesinas e indígenas, en armonía con los recursos naturales de este...
2013 - Red Agroforestal Chaco Argentina (REDAF)

Sitio web
LU'UM Desarrollo Sustentable

LU’UM es una asociación civil creada desde 2009 preocupada por los altos niveles de marginación y vulnerabilidad de las comunidades rurales en México.Estamos convencidos que el modelo económico actual se encuentra agotado, por ello desarrollamos un Modelo de Intervención Social (MIL) para comunidades marginadas, enfocado en tres ejes de trabajo: desarrollo humano, productivo-creativo y comercial....
2013 - LU'UM Desarrollo Sustentable

Family farming in Africa

Overview of good agricultural practices in Sub-Saharan Africa
WFP’s current gender policy, which explicitly reaffirms WFP’s commitment to creating an enabling environment for promoting gender equality and women’s empowerment to support partner countries in addressing food and nutrition challenges sustainably.Literature review and empirical research conducted by ALINe on behalf of WFP between January and August 2011, which examined...
Kenya - Mozambique - United Republic of Tanzania

Structure and dynamics of EU farms: changes, trends and policy relevance

12 million farms, 172 million hectares of agricultural land, 25 million people involved in agricultural production – these are some of the key data for the EU farming sector in 2010; but what about the situation of individual farms and how do things differ between Member States and as compared...
Austria - Belgium - Bulgaria - Croatia - Cyprus - Czechia - Denmark - Finland - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Ireland - Italy - Latvia - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Malta - Netherlands (Kingdom of the) - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Purchase for Progress. Final Consolidated Partnerships Report (September 2008 – December 2013)

The Final Consolidated Partnerships Report provides an overview of P4P’s partnerships from September 2008-December 2013. P4P has engaged in over 500 partnerships over the pilot period, bringing together the diverse strengths of local and international organizations, government ministries, private sector actors, financial service providers and research institutions already working in...
2013 - World Food Programme (WFP)

Sitio web
Mercado el 100

Mercado el 100 abrió sus puertas el 31 de octubre de 2010 en la Colonia Roma. Actualmente se realiza cada semana y se organizan participaciones y/o eventos especiales. Mercado el 100 es un lugar de encuentro, de intercambio de experiencias y sabiduría que ofrece productos frescos a los vecinos de las diferentes zonas, a la par de un programa educativo...
2013 - LU'UM

Integrated Crop Management Vol. 19-2013

Policy Support Guidelines for the Promotion of Sustainable Production Intensification and Ecosystem Services
The present publication provides guidance on such supportive policies, as well as on protocols which would be needed to support schemes of payments for environmental services. It is based on actual field experiences of FAO and GIZ in the promotion of Conservation Agriculture in different world regions and is directed specifically...
2013 - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Revista especializada
Short Food Supply Chains as drivers of sustainable development

Short Food Supply Chains (SFSCs) have established in parallel to conventional food chains, playing a key role in the emerging food networks that are continuously arising as an alternative to the globalized agri-food model. The diversities and particularities of the experiences existing all over the world (box schemes, farmers’ markets,...
Austria - France - Italy - Latvia - Netherlands (Kingdom of the) - Russian Federation - Spain - Switzerland

Sheep Farming in Hungary

It is proved that the Hungarian is a stock It is proved that the Hungarian is a stock-breeding and also a sheep breeding people breeding and also a sheep breeding people for more than 1000 years now The main Hungarian sheep species are the following: Racka, Cigája and Cikta. Hungary...
2013 - Foundation of Knowledge
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