Enabling poor rural people
to overcome poverty


IFAD produces a range of publications for both technical and general audiences. This section features public information, policy and advocacy publications designed to raise awareness about IFAD’s impact on reducing rural poverty and improving food security.

Just released

  • new!Country-Level Policy Engagement – a review of experience
    English
  • Ghana: making value chains work for rural people (2016)
    English
  • How to do livestock value chain analysis and project development
    English
  • IFAD's operational framework for scaling up results (2015)
    English
  • The use of remittances and financial inclusion (2015)
    English
  • How To Do Note on fisheries, aquaculture and climate change (2015)
    English
  • RBA Collaboration for strengthening resilience (2015)
    Guatemala: English | Spanish
    Kenya: English
    Niger: English | France
  • The price of development and the cost of inaction (2015) 
    Arabic | English | French | Spanish
  • How to monitor progress in value chain projects (2016)
    English

  • Scaling up note on nutrition-sensitive agriculture and rural development(2015)
    English

Just released

  • Promoting the leadership of women in producers' organizations: Lessons from the experiences of FAO and IFAD (2015) 
    English
  • IFAD-Japan: A partnership for inclusive rural development (2015)
    English
  • A new generation of rural transformation : IFAD in Latin America and the Caribbean (2015)
    English | French | Portuguese | Spanish
  • How to do Note on Seeking Free, Prior and Informed Consent (2015)
    English
  • Delivering public, private and semi-private goods – Institutional issues and implementation arrangements (2015)
    English
  • Remote sensing for index insurance: Findings and lessons so far (2015)
    Brochure | Lessons learned
  • Scaling up note: Smallholder livestock development (2015)
    English
  • Getting to work: financing a new agenda for rural transformation (2015)
    English

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