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Celebrating the first anniversary of the Food Security and Nutrition Agenda of Afghanistan On 12th November 2018, in conjunction with the AFSeN-A Second-High Level Steering Committee meeting, the first anniversary of the Afghanistan Food Security and Nutrition Agenda and Afghanistan union with the SUN Global Movement was celebrated in the office of the Chief Executive. […]

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Ideological and factional divisions and contradictions between neoliberals, ‘patrons’ and progressives have manifested in South Africa’s smallholder farmer support policy. This was evident at a national stakeholder consultation held by the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) in April 2019. The policy is meant to support marginalised producers. But it has been thoroughly captured […]

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Research outputs by Africa Food Prize winner, the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), and its national partners are helping farmers to come out of poverty, creating jobs and demonstrating the possibility of having a prosperous African continent, says the Director-General of IITA, Dr Nteranya Sanginga today. Addressing stakeholders at the Food Security Future Summit […]

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Globally, food and farming systems contribute up to 30 percent of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Europe loses 970 million tons of soil every year to erosion. Loss of biodiversity in the European Union (EU) jeopardizes the pollination of many food crops and threatens future crop yields and GDP.  Meanwhile, agriculture is responsible for some 90 percent of EU […]

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