During the official ceremony on October 4, Paul Van Mele and Jonas Wanvoeke received the award on behalf of Access...

15/10/2018

In 2017, several members of Social Lab Guatemala, an incubator for social business, were inspired to build a...

27/06/2018

The sixty-second session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), taking place in New York 12-23 March, is...

28/03/2018

Smallholder farmers seldom have a direct voice in shaping policies and understanding of their needs. To celebrate...

23/02/2018

The CDAIS project, funded by the EU and jointly implemented by ...

17/01/2018

Legal/Policy Adviser, Empowerment of Rural Communities/Farmer’s rights to genetic resources and...

01/11/2017
In the last five years, Coffee leaf rust, or “la roya” in Spanish, has crippled Guatemala and Central America. During...
25/10/2017

TAPipedia has just released a new Trainer's Manual on Facilitating Capacity Needs Assessment. This training...

19/09/2017
Es la institución pública responsable de generar, validar y promover el uso de la ciencia y la tecnología en la...
20/01/2017
This is the fourth post in Farming First’s new series “I am Agriculture”, that showcases the many careers available to...
13/10/2016
The Forum of the Americas on Research and Technology Development (FORAGRO) is the hemispheric mechanism for discussion...
30/11/2015
Noticias de la Oficina Regional de la FAO para América Latina y el Caribe
05/08/2015

MSC, coordinador de proyecto, coordinador de territorio. Programa Agroambiental Mesoamericano/MAP/CATIE

03/08/2015
GFAR has long been concerned with Farmers’ Rights and played a pivotal role in the adoption of the International...
07/07/2015
The Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture of FAO, at its Fourteenth Regular Session, presented...
30/06/2015
Farmers' Rights in relation to plant genetic resources for food and agriculture include the right of...
29/06/2015
Farmers’ rights for reducing hunger and poverty
Juanita Chaves Posada, working on behalf of GFAR, is on a mission. She is passionate about informing smallholder...
14/11/2014
CIMMYT’s Bram Govaerts Receives 2014 Norman
The 2014 Norman Borlaug Award for Field Research and Application, Endowed by the Rockefeller Foundation was presented...
23/10/2014
World Food Day: Innovation Must Support Family Farmers
The Global Forum on Agricultural Research (GFAR) welcomes a new UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) report...
16/10/2014
Strengthening the implementation of farmers' rights in Guatemala
Following the request made by the government and farmers’ organizations of Guatemala to support the rights of...
13/10/2014
Farmers’ Rights Capacity-Building Workshop in Honduras
The XII National Encounter of Smallholder Farmer Innovators of Honduras was held in the city of Siguatepeque from 3...
13/10/2014
Training of local farmers in Guatemala
A workshop was held in Huehuetenango-Guatemala on 16 June 2014 with the participation of 30 smallholder farmer...
25/06/2014
International Encounters: Agricultural Research and Family Farming
There are over 500 million family farms spread across the world, on all continents. Family farmers are the main...
06/06/2014

Following the request made by the government and farmers’ organizations of Guatemala to support the rights of...

06/04/2014