Defeating potato late blight with farmers help in Uganda


By Vivian Atakos and Marc Ghislain, International Potato Center Successful innovation for agriculture will depend on

Announcing the Global Manifesto on Forgotten Foods


The Global Manifesto on Forgotten Foods is a landmark document representing a wide consensus on a coherent frame

The Global Manifesto on Forgotten Foods

This Manifesto on Forgotten Foods is the result of a broad and intensive consultation process carried out in Africa, Asia-Pacific, Europe and the Middle East (see Annex 1 for the roadmap). It was facilitated by GFAR as part of its Collective Actions to Empower Farmers at the Center of Innovation; led by a coalition of Regional Research Organizations and their partners, in particular, AARINENA, APAARI, FARA; and supported by CFF, and the Alliance of Bioversity International and CIAT.

YPARD: Tokenism or democratic representation? Commitments for Institutionalizing Youth Agency in Food Policy Spaces

YPARD is organizing an Affiliated Event for the UN Food Systems Summit Pre-Summit in partnership with the Youth Alliance for Zero Hunger and several other youth-led organizations on July 28th at 13.30-14.20 CET at “Tokenism or democratic representation? Commitments for Institutionalizing Youth Agency in Food Policy Spaces.” 

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With the wind beneath our wings, we soar together and higher


By the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) Dutika Pujari, Hemanti Pujari, Pramila Gopal, and Dharani Gopal a

Asian Farmers' Association: Launch UNDFF – Philippine Action Plan for Family Farming

Join AFA as they celebrate the upcoming decade for Filipino family farmers in the launching of the UNDFF – Philippine Action Plan for Family Farming (PAP4FF) led by the Agriculture and Rural Development Knowledge and Policy Platform (ARDKPP). The event will be held on July 21, 2021 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM Manila time via Zoom.

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IICA: Inclusive digital transformation of agriculture - Consultant


“Transformación digital inclusiva de la agricultura en ALC”

I. Antecedentes de la consultoría:

Handing over the reins back to the farmers


GFAR’s Coordinator of the initiative on Forgotten Foods – Alessandro Meschinelli, responds to questions about ‘

Three years on, the Good Seed Initiative still reaps rewards for farmers in Tanzania


By Dr Monica Kansiime, Scientist-Agricultural Economist, CABI A CABI study brief has shown that three years on, the G