Enabling poor rural people
to overcome poverty



April

22 April: El Salvador: UN rural development agency to boost support for youth, women and indigenous peoples
English | Spanish

15 April: The Untold Story of Food & Climate Adaptation
English | Italian


March

31 March: IFAD supports livestock marketing and climate resilience in Sudan
English | Arabic

25 March: New project to create vital employment opportunities for youth and women in Jordan
English | Arabic

24 March: IFAD-support better connects Indonesia's small farmers to markets
English

23 March: United Nations agency head visits Ireland to discuss 'the cost of inaction'
English

20 March: FAO and IFAD renew will to work together in Ghana
English

11 March: Agricultural development gives renewed hope for peace and sustainable development in Côte d'Ivoire
English | French

6 March: Int'l Women's Day 2015: Women farmers key to fighting hunger
Arabic | English | French | Italian | Spanish

5 March: Agricultural investment and services to farmers help build resilience to climate change in Cambodia
English

4 March: The world's largest donor signs declaration to support smallholder farmers with UN agency
Arabic | English

4 March: New project to improve incomes for poor people in rural Bangladesh
English

2 March: First African Conference on Remittances and Postal Networks addresses cost of sending money
English


February

26 February: UN agency to invest in climate change adaptation for smallholder farmers in Nepal
English

20 February: Support for small-scale farmers settling on reclaimed land in Egypt aids agricultural productivity and incomes
Arabic | English

17 February: IFAD and the Republic of Indonesia sign historic host country agreement today
English

17 February: IFAD supports climate-smart technologies in Georgia for food security
English

17 February: Le Tchad reçoit du FIDA un don pour renforcer la sécurité alimentaire et améliorer la résilience des systèmes agricoles au changement climatique
French

17 February: 'Make rural transformation a reality,' IFAD President tells Member States at annual meeting
Arabic | English | French | Italian | Spanish

16 February: Targeted agricultural policies need to seize the chance of eradicating global hunger, says IFAD, Oxfam
English

16 February: Pier Carlo Padoan al quartier generale dell'IFAD: "Il 2015 anno decisivo per lo sviluppo"
Italian

16 February: President of Ghana and King of Tonga call for greater investment to transform rural areas
Arabic | English | French | Italian | Spanish

15 February: China and UN agency financing agreement promotes agribusiness development and increased productivity for smallholder farmers
English

12 February: UN agency and Pakistan sign financing agreement to support smallholder farmers who depend on livestock for food security
English

11 February: Unique global gathering highlights indigenous peoples' role in fighting poverty and hunger
Arabic | English | Italian| French | Spanish

10 February: International leaders in Rome to discuss rural transformation as a path to more even distribution of employment and wealth around the world
Arabic | English | Italian | French | Spanish

9 February: Forum brings together representatives of indigenous peoples' from all over the world
Arabic | English | Italian | French | Spanish

6 February: Le Sénégal et le FIDA font le bilan de leur partenariat
French

3 February: Media Alert - International leaders gather in Rome for IFAD annual meeting on 16 February 2015
Arabic | English | Italian | French | Spanish


January

29 January: UN agency aims to strengthen climate change resilience in Bangladesh
English

29 January: Evaluation of IFAD programme in Tanzania points to major strides but also areas for improvement
English | Swahili

22 January: Media invite - From farmers to entrepreneurs: Changing our mindsets
English | Italian

20 January: Government of the United Republic of Tanzania and IFAD meet to discuss evaluation of IFAD’s country programme