Why Food Security and Agriculture is at Core of SDG Agenda

Mar 10, 15 Why Food Security and Agriculture is at Core of SDG Agenda

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Ambassador David Donoghue, Permanent Representative of Ireland to the United Nations, for Farming First, as part of their ongoing series that explores the state of the negotiations on the Sustainable Development Goals. Ambassador Donoghue is acting as co-facilitator in the negotiations. Interviewed by Ray Jordan, CEO of Irish...

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FAO and CELAC join efforts to eradicate hunger

Mar 09, 15 FAO and CELAC join efforts to eradicate hunger

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CELAC representatives will meet with FAO to refine the implementation strategy of the Plan for Food Security, Nutrition and Hunger Eradication 2025. FAO NEWS | 9 March 2015 – Representatives of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States, CELAC, will meet tomorrow with FAO experts in Santiago to coordinate their...

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Int’l Women’s Day 2015: Women farmers key to fighting hunger

Mar 07, 15 Int’l Women’s Day 2015: Women farmers key to fighting hunger

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IFAD, WFP and FAO celebrate women’s contribution to food and nutrition security Source: FAO News 6 March 2015 – Marking International Women’s Day 2015 (March 8th), leaders from the United Nations’ three Rome-based food agencies gathered to remind the world that women farmers play a central role in achieving food and nutrition...

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On International Women’s Day, Picture This:

Mar 06, 15 On International Women’s Day, Picture This:

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A Woman On Top Of The World Statement from Ertharin Cousin, Executive Director of the UN World Food Programme Picture it – a Nepali schoolgirl on the top of Mount Everest. At primary school, where she received WFP school meals, Nimdoma used to dream of doing extraordinary things. She made her dream come true and didn’t stop at...

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The Gambia: horticulture master plan for zero hunger

Mar 06, 15 The Gambia: horticulture master plan for zero hunger

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AllAfrica.com | 5 March 2015 – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture Wednesday organized a daylong forum to validate the National Horticulture Sector Master Plan and the Agriculture Farm Management Handbook. The forum brought together various...

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