JOHANNESBURG, Apr 15 (IPS) - The results of a painstaking examination of global agriculture are being formally presented Tuesday with the release of the final report for the International Assessment of Agricultural Science and Technology for Development (IAASTD).
The African Development Bank (AfDB), the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD), and the World Bank today called for an increase in funding and a renewed focus on agricultural water management in Africa, including irrigation, drainage and rainwater harvesting.
On the occasion of Women's day on the 8 March 2008, the Right to Food Unit is pleased to announce the publication of a right to food study on.
THIS IS THE PROPOSAL THAT THE WORLD RURAL FORUM WOULD LIKE TO SHARE WITH ALL THE FARMERS' ORGANISATIONS, RURAL NGO, ETC. February 2008.