COP20 IN LIMA
IFAD kicks off a drive to raise awareness and spark action on the impact of climate change on staple crops and food security in developing countries.
World AIDS Day
While millions unite across the globe on World AIDS Day to support those living with the virus, the cost of HIV/AIDS is counted in human lives and potential in rural areas of the developing world.
The International Year of Family Farming has officially concluded, but IFAD continues to stress the importance of family farming in reducing poverty, improving food security and achieving sustainable rural development.Read more
At the 2014 World Food Prize symposium, IFAD calls for a rapid collective response to the crisis and long-term efforts to build rural resilience in West Africa.Read more
As the UN climate summit continues in Peru, IFAD spotlights the impact of climate change in the region, which may face more frequent extreme weather events and rising sea levels.Read more