Mobile money: A product of choice for women to send and receive remittances
China’s remaining challenges in reducing poverty
Next year China is hoping to announce that they have eradicated extreme poverty. This would represent a unique accomplishment considering that, only 40 years ago, 90 per cent of the population was living below the poverty line.
Meeting the challenge of SDG2: The moment for action
More than 100 million young adults are still living in extreme poverty
Strengthening the resilience of small-scale farmers is critical to reversing the rise in hunger and ending poverty
The disarming case to act right now on climate change
Last Friday was the global climate strike day. I have found myself wondering how we have arrived to this point.
The power of renewable energy
Climate change is a youth issue
PARM and the G20 commitment on building resilience to agricultural risks
Following the spikes in global food prices in the years 2006, 2008, and 2011, agricultural risk management has become an important topic in G20 discussions.
What helps value chain projects work best for rural producers?
Migration, agriculture and food systems – Understanding links to achieve better outcomes
Enhancing policy dialogue on climate finance in Africa
Measuring youth participation in agriculture in Tanzania and Malawi
In our recent IFAD Research Series study we looked at the dynamics of employment in agriculture in Tanzania and Malawi.
The challenges of conducting impact assessments of community driven development projects
Creating opportunities for rural youth
High unemployment rates among rural youth are destabilizing the Near East and North Africa region
Gender-Transformative Adaptation. From good practice to better policy
How old is the average farmer in today's developing world?
How to improve impact evaluations of land tenure interventions in IFAD-supported projects
Is China getting greener?
China is the world's largest greenhouse gases (GHG) emitter, yet it is also the world's leading country in energy production from renewable sources.