23 JUN
The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Assembly meets every four years, bringing together representatives from all 183 member countries at ministerial level, as well as GEF Agencies, scientific and technical experts and civil society. 
23 - 29 June 2018
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18 JUN
FAD is organizing  a panel on the theme “Agenda 2030 - Climate Change Challenges" featuring Johannes Oljelund,Director General for International Development Cooperation, Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA), and colleagues from FAO and WFP.
18 June 2018
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05 JUN

The Promoting Partnerships and Knowledge Sharing to meet SDG1 and SDG2 international workshop aims to engage countries and development partners in a discussion on how to best share knowledge and promote partnerships that establish efficient mechanisms in support of Agenda 2030 and reaching the Sustainable Development Goals, in particular SDG1, No Poverty and SDG2, Zero Hunger.

05 June 2018
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30 MAY
The new Environment, Climate, Gender and Social Inclusion Division (ECG) cordially is organizing two separate learning events.
30 May 2018
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08 MAY
22 panels of experts discussed the current status of remittance flows to Asia and the Pacific. 
08 - 10 May 2018
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01 MAY
The Independent Office of Evaluation of IFAD is organizing an international conference on Rural Inequalities: Evaluating approaches to overcome disparities. The conference will explore critical questions regarding whether strategies and programmes that aim to eradicate rural poverty reduce disparities within rural areas.
01 - 02 May 2018
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17 APR
Organized by the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, the Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean on Sustainable Development - 2018 (18-20 April) brings together LAC governments and civil society and international organizations to evaluate how the region is progressing towards the achievement of the global Sustainable Development Goals.
17 April 2018
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16 APR
​Raising goats is an income-generating activity that has enormous potential to increase incomes and improve nutrition for resource poor households especially in remote, tribal and ecologically vulnerable areas. It is an activity that requires a low investment and input costs. Goats are prolific breeders and have a good survival rate in drought prone areas.
16 - 17 April 2018
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14 MAR
In collaboration with the Government of Pakistan, IFAD is organizing a high-level seminar entitled Preparing Rural Communities to Cope with Climate Change through South-South and Triangular Cooperation, in Islamabad on 14 March.
14 March 2018
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12 MAR
This year's CSW theme is challenges and opportunities in achieving gender equality and the empowerment of rural women and girls.
12 - 23 March 2018
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08 MAR

International Women’s Day will draw attention to the rights and activism of rural women, who make up over a quarter of the world population.

08 March 2018
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13 FEB
IFAD's 41st Governing Council, held on 13 and 14 February, is on the theme From fragility to long-term resilience: investing in sustainable rural economies.
13 - 14 February 2018
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01 FEB
The 28th UN-Water Meeting will take place from 1-2 February 2017, at the headquarters of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) in Rome, Italy. The meeting will gather UN-Water members and partners to discuss issues related to UN-Water.
01 - 02 February 2018
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06 NOV

At the UN Climate Change Conference this year (COP23), from 6 to 17 November, nations of the world will meet to advance the goals of the Paris Agreement and develop guidelines to support progress on implementation.

06 - 17 November 2017
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17 OCT
Purpose of this joint event would be to present to IFAD Country Programme Managers, other interested colleagues and Member States, the outcomes of the Interrelations between public policies, migration and development project (IPPMD) on how sectoral policies and programmes, in particular focused on agriculture and rural development, have a relevant impact on migration, and vice-versa.
17 October 2017
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12 OCT
On the occasion of the 44th Session of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS), the Rome-based Agencies (FAO, IFAD and WFP) are organising a side event in collaboration with Hivos, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and NEPAD.
12 October 2017
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