Resource Partners
11 Nov 2016
Since 2002, the Federal Ministry of Agriculture (BMEL) supports projects of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) to erradicate hunger and malnutrition through a Bilateral Trust Fund (BTF). The projects aim at supporting the subject of "food security" at strategic level both in the FAO and in the partner countries. They are planned together with the FAO and structured in accordance with Germany’s government development policy guidelines, based on its support framework. 
Parliamentary alliances
19 Oct 2016
Eradicating hunger and malnutrition is at the center of FAO’s efforts. In order to achieve this, all stakeholders must be involved. This includes Parliamentarians and non-State actors such as Civil Society and the Private Sector. Evidence has shown that the improvement in food and nutrition security is principally due to policies, programs and frameworks that are anchored in legislation. Parliamentarians are fundamental custodians of political commitments on food security and nutrition; therefore critical partners in achieving food and nutrition security. FAO, through its Partnerships, Advocacy and Capacity Development Division (OPC), seeks partnerships and closer collaboration with Parliamentarians, as we work...
South-south Cooperation
12 Sep 2016
Esta guía conduce a los lectores, paso a paso, a través del proceso de participación en la cooperación sur-sur, como instrumento complementario a la Cooperación Norte-Sur, y como recurso para cumplir con el mandato de la FAO y alcanzar los Objetivos de desarrollo sostenible. También incluye las herramientas necesarias para incrementar la visibilidad de los países que participan en la cooperación sur-sur, así como de aquellos que tengan algo que ofrecer.
Resource Partners
13 Jul 2016
La Guía debe considerarse un punto de partida útil que le ayudará a entender la movilización de recursos en la FAO. Forma parte de un paquete más amplio de materiales de apoyo a la capacitación, que ofrece enlaces a otras importantes herramientas y recursos, así como a la División de Cooperación Sur-Sur y Movilización de Recursos (TCS) en la Sede y a los puntos de contacto regionales para la asistencia y la coordinación diarias.
01 Jul 2016
Evidence is growing that farm and forest producer organizations are at the heart of sustainable rural development, because it is only through organized groups that locally-controlled forestry can be scaled up to meet growing global demand for forest products, including environmental services and non-timber items. Forest and farm producer organizations can have a unique role in delivering the SDGs worldwide: although they are ‘merely’ local organizations they are capable of contributing to universal goals. Many SDG targets have direct or indirect links to forests and landscapes (particularly under...