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Dimitra Newsletter: Poverty reduction in rural areas

This issue highlights experiences of development approaches that are helping in the fight against poverty in rural areas. Reducing rural poverty is one of FAO’s strategic objectives for the coming years, to which the Dimitra project is making a special contribution. Innovative methodologies have been developed which seek to place...
Burundi - Democratic Republic of the Congo - Ghana - Kenya - Niger - Senegal
2014 - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

USAID Tajikistan, Family Farming Program DAI

USAID program for helping Tajik Family Farmers to manage the water scarcity 

Agricultura familiar en España

Anuario 2014
El documento realiza un repaso de la situación de la agricultura familiar en el mundo y destaca que de los 570 millones de explotaciones que existen en el mundo, más de 500 millones son explotaciones agrícolas familiares, que, a su vez, son responsables de más del 70 % de la...
Brazil - Egypt - Japan - Mexico - Mozambique - New Zealand - Spain - United States of America
2014 - Unión de Pequeños Agricultores y Ganaderos (UPA)

Family farms in Slovakia

Information on current situation regarding family farms in Slovakia.

Philippine coconut farmers struggling to recover from typhoon

FAO is warning that coconut farmers in the Philippines are in urgent need of assistance to recover their livelihoods, nearly three months after Typhoon Haiyan tore through the country. In this region alone, approximately 33 million coconut trees were damaged or destroyed and more than one million coconut farmers impacted....
2014 - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Food in the Desert? Israel’s Salad Trail

A great tomato from the heart of the desert? All thanks to the Salad Trail, a working farm and interactive museum designed to teach visitors about the techniques used to farm a desert – techniques that have helped Israel become almost entirely agriculturally self-sufficient. And for a population that is...

Document de conférence
The role of farmers’ organizations in linking smallholder farmers to maize markets in Eastern Uganda

The warehouse receipt system for maize (Zea mays L.) was introduced in Uganda to enhance farmer access to markets and credit in order to increase the efficiency of the maize value chain and to improve smallholder incomes. Though, since the inception of the warehouse receipt system in Uganda, there has...
2014 - Makerere University

Farmers' rights in practice

Synthesis of the case studies on sustainable use of agrobiodiversity: focus on European experiences
This report presents the synthesis of case studies analysed by the action-research activity. The aim is to give a description of the practices carried out by farmers, individually or collectively, which can be considered as sustainable ways to use plant genetic resources with the purpose that these practices be spread...
France - Hungary - Italy - Romania - Senegal - Spain - Tunisia - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Chicken farm in Qrendi, Malta

The Ciappara family, whose produce is sold under the Hi-Grade Chick label, has received close to €400,000 from rural development funds through applications filed by different family members. Under the Rural Development Programme 2007 - 2013, Catherine Ciappara received €36,827 in 2009 and another €150,000 under the second call issued...

Potentially Important Food Plants of Lesotho

Formed in 2007, Food Plant Solutions Rotary Action Group (FPS) creates science-based educational materials, which: identify highly nutritious local food plants, explain how to grow them in a sustainable, agroecological way, detail the nutritional value of the plants and describe why human bodies require those nutrients. The resources created by FPS allows people to better...

Document de travail
Les Systèmes Familiaux Multi-localisés: un modèle d'analyse original des ruralités aux Suds

Les ruralités aux Suds sont marquées par une augmentation des flux de personnes et de biens et par des systèmes de mobilités diverses et complexes. Rappelant les raisons qui ont contribué à négliger les mobilités et la pluriactivité dans de nombreux travaux de recherche sur les ruralités aux Suds, l’article...
2014 - CIRAD

Article de blog
Produire mieux, produire plus, nourrir les écoliers : le pari gagné du Sénégal

Soutenu par le gouvernement du Sénégal, ce programme appelé « Achat par les Africains pour les Africains », lancé en 2012,  renforce  la sécurité alimentaire et le développement économique et social des communautés rurales. Dans 200 cantines des écoles de la région de Kédougou au Sénégal, les enfants mangent désormais...
2014 - Programme Alimentaire Mondial (PMA)

Developing a ‘business case’ for biodiversity

Tips and tasks for influencing government and the private sector
How do you make a convincing ‘business case’ for biodiversity? This guide is for environment officials, interest groups and policymakers to develop the key elements of a case for integrating biodiversity into government and business decisions. The case must appeal to stakeholders in the public and private sectors as well...

Article de revue spécialisée
Conservation Agriculture and household wellbeing

A non-causal comparison among smallholder farmers in Mozambique
This research examines the relationship between household wellbeing and the use of conservation agriculture (CA) by smallholder farmers in Mozambique. Wellbeing indicators are regressed on household demographic attributes, farm management practices, and a variable indicating farmer adoption of CA. Findings suggest that households using CA have higher wellbeing index scores...

Note/document d'orientation
Estonian Organic Farming Development Plan 2014-2020

Over the ages, agriculture has been an important area of activity for Estonian population, with one of the main objectives of continually providing the inhabitants with food. In addition to yielding agricultural products, farmers also share the task of keeping the environment clean, applying the principle of economy while using...

Programme Italien pour la sécurité alimentaire (PISA) au Sénégal

PISA (Programme Italien pour la sécurité alimentaire), un chantier de la FAO.
2014 - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Article de revue
Dilemmas in the definition of family farms (on the example of Poland)

The aim of the paper is to characterise Polish individual farms in terms of compliance of their characteristics with definition of the family farm that is used in socio-economic sciences. The main source of the analysed data were surveys conducted in intervals of several years (most recently in 2011) in...

Appui aux transformatrices de produits halieutiques au Sénégal

Programme Italien pour la sécurité alimentaire (PISA), appui aux transformatrices de produits halieutiques au Sénégal.
2014 - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

The Future of Small Farms in Asia

Farms throughout Asia are predominantly small and family-based. In the past, small farms in tropical Asia achieved significant improvement in the yield of cereal crops, such as rice and wheat, which is dubbed the Green Revolution. As a result, grain production increased much faster than population growth, thereby contributing to...

Document de travail
Sistema sustentable de producción de cerdos a pequeña y mediana escala

Cómo ser pequeño y eficiente
Este documento aborda las pautas de trabajo que permite alcanzar el objetivo de eficiencia productiva.  
2014 - Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria (INTA) Argentina
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