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The Spain-IFAD partnership
September 2020

Spain is a founding member of IFAD and has contributed a total of US$100.4 million to the Fund’s regular resources since it was established in 1978. In addition, Spain has provided a total of US$18 million in supplementary grant funds.

The partnership between Spain and IFAD focuses on investing in smallholder agriculture to ensure food and nutrition security. Particular attention is paid to gender equality, climate change adaptation, sustainable land use, financial inclusion and increasing the engagement of the private sector.