AgrInvest Food Systems

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A delegation of the FAO AgrInvest-Food Systems Project has attended the first National Agriculture Summit in Nairobi, organized by the Kenya private sector alliance (KEPSA) in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries & Cooperatives together with other partners,...
UNIDO and FAO have a longstanding partnership in jointly promoting sustainable agri-food systems development - from agricultural production and processing, to the way we consume food products. While governments are the main actors responsible for attracting investment for their countries - and ensuring investments support the achievement of SDGs...
Following the success of the French edition of the Agricultural and rural finance training Programme (FAR2021), FAO, the Appui au Développement Autonome (ADA) and the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of Luxembourg (MAEE) are launching the English version which...
On 4 November 2020, as part of the AgrInvest-FS project, FAO organized the workshop “Enabling inclusive and efficient private sector investments in the Burkinabè agri-food systems” in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. The objectives of the event were to present the project...
How can we grow African agribusiness? How do FAO and UNIDO assist governments in attracting sustainable and responsible investment? How do we de-risk what appears to be risky business? How can we seize opportunities and overcome challenges? These are just some...
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from 08/06/2021

On Tuesday 08th June 14:00 - 15:30 (Rome time, GMT+2), the FAO Technical Network on Sustainable Food Value Chains - Development & Finance (SFVC D&F) will organize the webinar "Removing Roadblocks: Lessons Learned in Leveraging Digital Technology to Increase Smallholder [...]

from 12/04/2021

On Monday 12th April 15:00- 16:00 (Rome time, GMT+2), the FAO Technical Network on Sustainable Food Value Chains - Development & Finance (SFVC D&F) will organize the webinar "Transforming farmers’ access to finance through digital agriculture", to explore the pivotal [...]

from 16/12/2020

After the success of the African edition of Webinar on COVID-19 and investments in agriculture:Challenges and opportunities for investing in sustainable food systems, the FAO Technical Network for Sustainable Food Value Chains Development and Finance (SFVC D&F) is organzing a [...]

from 08/12/2020
to 10/12/2020

“Leveraging partnerships and increasing investments in agribusiness for more inclusive and resilient food systems”

from 26/11/2020
to 27/11/2020

The Lake Region Economic Bloc (LREB) of Kenya in partnership with FAO and the European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM) is holding a two-days' workshop in Kisumu, Kenya, the 26th and 27th November 2020 to discuss the development of [...]

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