The world’s agriculture is facing multiple challenges, including an increasing demand for food to feed a growing population, diminishing yields, and degradation of natural resources and biodiversity as a result of human activity. In addition, the impacts of climate change are posing new threats to the world’s farmers and our food systems.
IFAD's RTA programme can help countries meet the challenges of modernizing their agriculture sector. To learn more about this innovative service, join our webinar, being held as part of the Diplomacy Festival.
This event will showcase how Indigenous Peoples’ knowledge, cultural values, and sustainable management systems are essential to a more food secure future. It will address the increased challenges faced by Indigenous Peoples in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the importance of building mutually beneficial partnerships with their communities and organizations to leave no-one behind.
To coincide with the UN International Day of Rural Women, this first virtual event will elevate the value these women and girls bring to their families and communities even during the COVID-19 pandemic.
انحن نحيي هذا العام أول احتفال على الإطلاق باليوم الدولي للتوعية بالفاقد والمهدر من الأغذية. ويأتي هذا خلال جائحة كوفيد-19 العالمية، التي نبهت العالم إلى الحاجة إلى تحويل الطريقة التي يتم بها إنتاج غذائنا واستهلاكه وإعادة التوازن إليها.