This event will showcase how indigenous peoples’ food systems, knowledge, values and sustainable livelihoods have been essential in responding to the crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
This is the second consultation of IFAD’s Twelfth Replenishment (IFAD12). The year-long process typically consists of four main meetings.
As COVID-19 continues to sweep the world, we are forced to constantly reassess our expectations of both the human and economic costs that it will bring. The world is reaching a point where unilateral decisions by food exporters and falling national revenues could have devastating effects for food-insecure countries. Rural communities in developing countries are hardworking, resourceful and resilient. But they need immediate help to withstand the devastation the pandemic has laid at their doorstep.
This online event will discuss the impacts of COVID-19 on rural communities and small-scale agriculture in developing countries.
El 30 de enero el Fondo Internacional de Desarrollo Agrícola de las Naciones Unidas (FIDA), en colaboración con la Universidad EAN, organizan el evento: Lo rural y la juventud: innovación hacia la Agenda 2030 con el objetivo de lanzar el Premio a la Innovación Juvenil Rural de América Latina y del Caribe.