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22 JUN

IFAD inaugural bond issuance to Asian investor Dai-Ichi Frontier Life ramps up investments to strengthen small-scale farmers’ resilience to climate change and fight hunger and poverty

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French, Italian
17 JUN

Award-winning Indian chefs partner with UN agency IFAD to create Recipes for Change

Languages: English
16 JUN

Global remittances flows expected to reach US$5.4 trillion by 2030 spurred on by digitalization

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
15 JUN

UN’s IFAD signs letter of intent with China’s Centre for International Agricultural Research

Languages: English
15 JUN

Launch of the first Mobileremit Africa Report for financial and digital inclusion

Languages: English
14 JUN

Digitalization of remittances: an opportunity for financial and digital inclusion - a specific country analysis on The Gambia

Languages: English
14 JUN

Digitalization of remittances: an opportunity for financial and digital inclusion - a specific country analysis on Ghana

Languages: English
14 JUN

Two IFAD Associate Vice-Presidents on official visit to Senegal and The Gambia

Languages: English, French
13 JUN

IFAD €3.5 million loan to promote women-led agribusiness in Madagascar and support small-scale farmers

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
10 JUN

Transformando los Sistemas Alimentarios para Fomentar la Prosperidad Rural

Languages: English
09 JUN

IFAD-funded project to help smallholder farmers make the transition to agroecology in Argentina

Languages: English, Spanish
09 JUN

IFAD and Youcheng Foundation commit to rural revitalization in China

Languages: English
08 JUN

IFAD’s bond issuance marks milestone, connecting capital markets to rural poor around the world

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
07 JUN

IFAD opens regional office to better serve the small-scale farmers in East and Southern Africa

Languages: English
06 JUN

La iniciativa “Anfitriones para la Paz” crea oportunidades para jóvenes rurales en gastronomía, agricultura y turismo, dinamizando y revalorizando los territorios

Languages: Spanish
06 JUN

IFAD and Government of Uttarakhand partner to double rural incomes and build climate resilience in the state

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
02 JUN

More climate finance in support of small-scale farmers is urgently needed, warns IFAD at Stockholm+50

Languages: English
26 MAY

IFAD-funded project to create opportunities of employment and economic inclusion for rural youth in the Dominican Republic

Languages: English, Spanish
20 MAY

Newly-appointed IFAD Regional Director of Asia and the Pacific visits Bangladesh

Languages: English
13 MAY

The International Partnership for Cooperation on Child Labour in Agriculture (IPCCLA) Statement for the 5th Global Conference on the Elimination of Child Labour

Languages: English
12 MAY

IFAD-funded project to help preserve Amazonian forest in one of Brazil’s poorest states

Languages: English, Spanish, Portuguese
11 MAY

IFAD launches response to protect world’s rural poor against shocks from war in Ukraine

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
09 MAY

At COP 15, IFAD calls for immediate long-term investments in land restoration and climate resilience to ensure global food security

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
09 MAY

IFAD Goodwill Ambassador, Sabrina Dhowre Elba visits IFAD-supported projects in Kenya

Languages: English
05 MAY

IFAD Vice President to meet Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente and ministers in Rwanda

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
05 MAY

IFAD Launches Response to Global Food Security Impacts of War in Ukraine

Languages: Arabic, English
14 APR

Nouveaux accords de financement - Le FIDA accompagne le Sénégal dans son aide aux populations rurales face à la pauvreté et aux changements climatiques

Languages: English, French
13 APR

IFAD-funded project to fight rural poverty by addressing climate change effects in Mexico’s Balsas Basin

Languages: English, Spanish
12 APR

IFAD-funded project to protect the environment in Haiti by improving smallholder farmers' and artisanal fishermen's livelihoods

Languages: English, Spanish, French
06 APR

Small-scale farmers and climate adaptation – an under-reported story and world’s premiere of short film with Chef Carlo Cracco are featured at the Perugia International Journalism festival

Languages: English, Italian
04 APR

US$20 million loan from India boosts IFAD’s efforts to tackle hunger and poverty in rural areas

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
30 MAR

Appointment of the President of IFAD

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French, Italian
30 MAR

Member States to nominate candidates for next IFAD President

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French, Italian
24 MAR

IFAD-funded project to combat climate change, increase staple food production and enhance Bolivia’s food security

Languages: English, Spanish
24 MAR

IFAD discusses COP27 preparations with the Egyptian government

Languages: Arabic, English
17 MAR

Impacts of Ukraine conflict on food security already being felt in the Near East North Africa region and will quickly spread, warns IFAD

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
16 MAR

Empowering Rural Women: UN Joint Programme’s new phase to target countries in Africa, Asia and the Pacific

Languages: English
11 MAR

Appel à propositions: Création de possibilités d’emploi pour la jeunesse rurale en Afrique

Languages: French
08 MAR

UN Food Agencies Call for Climate Adaptation Solutions that Include Women and Girls

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
08 MAR

On International Women’s Day, IFAD and Govt. of Maharashtra boost commitment to empower 1 million rural women

Languages: English
04 MAR

IFAD-funded project to increase coffee and cocoa production in eastern Cuba while building resilience of smallholder farmers to climate change

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
03 MAR

The impact of conflict in Ukraine on global food security

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
02 MAR

UN agency IFAD and the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences release study on the impacts of COVID-19 on the rural economy

Languages: English
28 FEB

Norway puts small-scale agriculture at the center of its fight against hunger and poverty with increased funding to IFAD

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
24 FEB

Norwegian Minister Tvinnereim and IFAD President Houngbo to visit Malawi in wake of storms to discuss climate resilience and hunger

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
22 FEB

IFAD-funded project to develop technological solutions to help smallholder farmers overcome COVID-19 impact in Latin America and the Caribbean

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
16 FEB

World leaders call for innovative solutions and urgent financing to address rural poverty in a warming world at IFAD’s global meeting

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
14 FEB

Global leaders to discuss how to finance a more resilient, inclusive post-COVID world at IFAD Governing Council meeting – 16 February 2022

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
11 FEB

IFAD to provide additional support to mitigate COVID-19 impact in Somalia

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
26 JAN

United Nations rural poverty agency IFAD set to boost its ethical investments

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
17 JAN

IFAD’s Rural Development Report launched in China - advocating for transforming food systems for rural prosperity

Languages: English
10 JAN

The Netherlands provides EUR 4.13 million grant to enhance climate change adaptation and resilience in agriculture in Jordan

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
20 DEC

Norway commits funds to IFAD to lift aquaculture communities out of poverty and lower malnutrition in Kenya, Mozambique and Tanzania

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
17 DEC

To help avert future food crises in the world’s poorest regions, Canada commits its highest-ever funding to the UN agency IFAD

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
14 DEC

La Unión Europea y el FIDA se alían para fortalecer las organizaciones de pequeños agricultores en América Latina

Languages: Spanish
09 DEC

Denmark commits millions to vulnerable farmers through IFAD’s climate adaptation fund

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
07 DEC

Urgent investments in small-scale farming needed to offset soaring food prices and deepening malnutrition, says IFAD

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French, Japanese
01 DEC

Food producers need a greater voice in global climate forums, says Finnish development leader and IFAD’s new head of external relations

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
30 NOV

New UN report: Hunger in Latin America and the Caribbean rose by 13.8 million people in just one year

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
26 NOV

New UN report warns that the number of people suffering hunger in Latin America is at its highest point in two decades

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
19 NOV

€400 million loan from KfW boosts IFAD’s efforts to tackle hunger and poverty and help rural poor adapt to climate change

Languages: Arabic, German, English, Spanish, French
18 NOV

President Ouattara of Côte d’Ivoire and IFAD President Gilbert F. Houngbo to discuss investing in small-scale farmers to eradicate hunger and poverty

Languages: Arabic, English, French
12 NOV

IFAD to increase investment and presence in transforming food systems in East and Southern Africa

Languages: English
10 NOV

Zimbabwe and IFAD join forces to transform small-scale agriculture

Languages: English
08 NOV

COP26: New US$143 million investment to restore Great Green Wall ecosystems and increase climate resilience in the Sahel, announce IFAD and GCF

Languages: Arabic, English, French
08 NOV

COP26: Sweden steps up to help at-risk small-scale farmers adapt to climate change, pledging millions to IFAD’s climate fund

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French, Swedish
05 NOV

Media briefing with Idris and Sabrina Elba on how we can feed ten billion humans without destroying the habitable planet

Languages: English
05 NOV

IFAD Goodwill Ambassadors Idris and Sabrina Elba attend COP26 to advocate for increased investments in climate adaptation and biodiversity protection

Languages: English
04 NOV

The French Development Agency and the International Fund for Agricultural Development join hands to promote food security and sustainable agriculture in the Republic of The Gambia

Languages: Arabic, English, French
04 NOV

COP26: Pastoralists and rural entrepreneurs from Asia and Africa amongst speakers at IFAD Pavillion

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
03 NOV

At COP26, IFAD spotlights the impact of climate change on small-scale farmers with an innovative virtual visit to Bangladesh

Languages: Arabic, English
02 NOV

Honduras and IFAD will work together to foster resilient small agriculture

Languages: English, Spanish
01 NOV

Climate change adaptation programme can help an additional 10 million vulnerable people in Asia and Pacific says new IFAD report

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
29 OCT

IFAD goes to COP26 – Putting rural small-scale farmers at the centre of global climate negotiations

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
29 OCT

Putting rural small-scale farmers at the centre of global climate negotiations – IFAD interactive events during COP26

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
27 OCT

IFAD report predicts steep drop in African staple crops by 2050, prompting urgent call for adaptation funding at COP26

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French, Italian
23 OCT

High-level UN delegation to visit farmers and review progress of rural development projects in Egypt

Languages: Arabic, English, French
20 OCT

High-level UN delegation to visit Egypt next week

Languages: Arabic, English
19 OCT

Ahead of global climate talks, public development banks join forces to boost investments in sustainable food systems

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French, Italian
15 OCT

Invest in gender equality to reduce climate change impacts on world’s poorest, says IFAD President on the International Day of Rural Women

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
12 OCT

IFAD and Nepal mount post-COVID investment programme to build resilience of rural communities

Languages: English, Spanish, French
07 OCT

If we lose biodiversity, we will not address climate change or hunger, warns IFAD report ahead of UN biodiversity conference

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
24 SEP

To transform our food systems we must reimagine how they are financed, says IFAD President

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
23 SEP

Small-scale farmers need decent wages - IFAD calls on world leaders to commit to action at Food Systems Summit

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French, Italian
21 SEP

Global food systems must be disrupted and changed – new IFAD report recommends concrete actions for policymakers

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French, Italian
20 SEP

African small-scale farmers use radio and mobile phones to send a message of optimism and caution to world leaders attending Food Systems Summit

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
09 SEP

Support for Syrian herders and farmers to safeguard livelihoods in the face of the COVID-19 crisis

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
08 SEP

Global climate leader appointed Associate Vice President at UN rural development agency IFAD

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
08 SEP

Agroecology can address food systems failures - new IFAD report

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
03 SEP

Protecting biodiversity is crucial to fighting hunger - IFAD calls for increased investments ahead of World Conservation Congress

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
31 AUG

The Government of Mali and Rome-based agencies launch a joint programme to build resilience among rural people

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
31 AUG

Building rural resilience through South-South and Triangular Cooperation: Results of the Third Call for Proposals under the China-IFAD SSTC Facility

Languages: English, Spanish, French
03 AUG

2021 Agrobiodiversity Innovation Challenge

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
29 JUL

Annual report 2020: 123 million rural people reached as IFAD steps up fight against hunger, poverty and exclusion

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
28 JUL

El proyecto Puentes fomentará los vínculos entre gastronomía y agricultura familiar para crear empleo y oportunidades económicas para los jóvenes de las zonas rurales y peri-urbanas de Bolivia, Colombia y Honduras

Languages: English, Spanish
27 JUL

IFAD and partners to announce upcoming coalition to support public development banks’ financing of sustainable and equitable food systems

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French, Italian
26 JUL

Putting rural small-scale producers at the centre of food systems’ transformation – join IFAD during the Food Systems pre-Summit (26-28 July 2021)

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
25 JUL

Spanish filmmaker wins first IFAD COPEAM Award at Sicilymovie - Festival del Cinema di Agrigento

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French
23 JUL

Food systems that ignore the needs of poor rural people are doomed to fail, warns IFAD President ahead of Food Systems pre-Summit

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French, Italian
20 JUL

IFAD and China launch project to revitalize the rural economy in Hunan

Languages: Arabic, English, Spanish, French

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