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Case study: Innovations in financial inclusion, including microinsurance

January 2022
Post-Tsunami Sustainable Livelihoods Programme for the Coastal Communities of Tamil Nadu, India, 2007-2020.

Investing in rural people in Eritrea

January 2022
IFAD has been engaged in Eritrea for the past 26 years, investing a total of US$165 million across seven projects.

Achieving Rural Transformation: Results and Lessons from IFAD Impact Assessments

January 2022
This synthesis draws on 17 recent IFAD Impact Assessments conducted in various countries and production systems to analyse project activities and theories of change.

Resilience in the market for international remittances during the COVID-19 crisis

December 2021
This report examines the factors that have contributed to the resilience of remittances during the pandemic.

Empowering rural youth through farmers’ organizations

December 2021
This paper captures and synthesizes key approaches, strategies and lessons for empowering rural youth in the Asia-Pacific region from farmers’ organizations (FOs) and regional and international development agencies.

Latin America and the Caribbean knowledge platform

December 2021
IFAD's Latin America and Caribbean Knowledge Platform is a space for sharing lessons learned and good practices, which are essential elements for the sustainable development of rural territories.

Regional overview of food security and nutrition in Latin America and the Caribbean 2021

November 2021
The Regional Overview of Food Security and Nutrition in Latin America and the Caribbean 2021 gathers the latest data on the food security and nutrition situation in Latin America and the Caribbean region, showing a worrisome landscape.

A technical review of select de-risking schemes to promote rural and agricultural finance in sub-Saharan Africa

November 2021
This study takes stock of these experiences in an effort to contribute to building up the evidence base to help inform the future strategy and design of similar programmatic interventions.

Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the rural economy in China

November 2021
Capturing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on China’s rural and agricultural economy offers an opportunity to ascertain how much influence it has had on rural farmers and how their coping strategies and the government’s mitigation measures helped ease the economic impacts on the lives of people living in rural areas.

Joint Programme on: Accelerating Progress towards the Economic Empowerment of Rural Women

November 2021
This collection of success stories and good practices shows the impact of the Joint Programme on Accelerating Progress towards the Economic Empowerment of Rural Women (JP RWEE) among rural women in the seven participating countries: Ethiopia, Guatemala, Kyrgyzstan, Liberia, Nepal, Niger and Rwanda.

Policy brief: Low carbon and resilient livestock development in Kyrgyzstan

November 2021
Pastoral and agro-pastoral systems, if well managed, are the best-suited and adaptive form of agriculture for the majority of Kyrgyzstan’s land area that is too dry, cold, or mountainous for crop farming.

Partnerships between producer organizations and enterprises - Lessons learned from recent experiences in West and East Africa

November 2021
Partnerships between producer organizations (POs) and enterprises are promoted as a model for structuring value chains to integrate small producers more equitably and sustainably.

SCOOPS-PR Barakadi/NAFASO Partnership: Setting up a partnership for rice production and commercialization

November 2021
This case study presents the partnership between the Barakadi rice cooperative located in N'Dana in Burkina Faso, accompanied by the IFAD Project to Support the Promotion of Agricultural Sectors (PAFPA), and the NAFASO company, which focuses on production and rice marketing.

The IFAD and Slow Food Case for Investment

November 2021
IFAD and Slow Food share a vision of supporting small-scale, diversified production and consumption mechanisms that focus on improving the marketing of local products.

Agricultural and climate risk insurance for smallholder value chains: Identifying common challenges and solutions

November 2021
This brief identifies and describes the principal challenges, and outlines possible solutions that development programmes can support.

Geospatial tools and applications for climate investments

November 2021
This catalogue features innovative geospatial tools and real life case studies from IFAD’s operations, to give a flavour of how and where IFAD uses such technology.

GFRID Summit 2021 - Summary of proceedings

November 2021
The 2021 GFRID Summit focused on the role of remittances and diaspora investment in strengthening market recovery in the midst of the current global pandemic and on heightening the resilience of migrant workers and their communities.

Joint Programme on Gender Transformative Approaches for Food Security, Improved Nutrition and Sustainable Agriculture

November 2021
This is the official flyer of the JP GTA. It provides information about the Joint Programme's overview, background, objective, expected results, key components and country-level activities as well as key issues related to gender transformative approaches.

Climate Action Report 2020

November 2021
This third edition of the IFAD Climate Action Report (CAR) describes the efforts that IFAD has made during the year to integrate climate change into every aspect of its plans and operations.

Following the thread of yak

November 2021
This is the first publication exclusively focusing on yak wool production and its commercialization, incorporating the socio-environmental narrative attached to High Asia region and its herders communities.

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