GFAR Update - Special Issue

Steering Committee members begin mobilizing their networks to action

Reflections on the GFAR Steering Committee meeting

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The GFAR Steering Committee drives the Forum and includes both grassroots and international organizations, elected to

Empowering Farmers in the Fight Against Desertification

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The first global drylands assessment published in Science magazine in May 2017 estimated that 166 million hectares in

CIFOR: Senior Scientist - Value Chains, Finance and Investments

The Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) envisions a more equitable world where forestry and landscapes enhance the environment and well-being for all. CIFOR is a non-profit, scientific institution that conducts research on the most pressing challenges of forest and landscape management around the world. Using a global, multidisciplinary approach, they aim to improve human well-being, protect the environment, and increase equity.

CTA: Call for Candidate Members, Administrative Tribunal

The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (the “CTA”), an international ACP/EU organisation, is seeking candidates for the position of member of the Administrative Tribunal of the CTA (the “Tribunal”).

The Tribunal is an independent body that hears and passes judgment on staff employment matters within its competence, as defined by its Statute, adopted by the Executive Board of the CTA. The Tribunal is composed of five members, including a President and a Vice-President. 

Learning power lessons: verifying the viability of impact evaluations

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Learning from one’s past mistakes is a sign of maturity. Given that metric, 3ie is growing up.

NEW STUDY CONFIRMS THE NEED TO BETTER PRIORITIZE RURAL YOUTH IN POLITICAL AGENDAS

The IYFF+ 10 World Coordination Committee (WCC) launches a new study that analyzes and highlights the common and global challenges faced by rural youth from all 5 continents.

GFAR themes 2013: Youth in agriculture

Let’s eat our way to a healthier planet

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For the past five years, an unusual gathering of thought-leaders and experts from the realms of science, policy, busi