Paxina Chileshe talks about climate adaptation

June 2019 - VIDEO

Paxina Chileshe, climate change specialist at IFAD, talks about climate adaptation and smallholder farmers.

Massimo Giovanola talks about agricultural risk management

June 2019 - VIDEO

Massimo Giovanola, risk management specialist at IFAD, talks about IFAD's innovative and holistic approach to agricultural risk management.

From low to high: Increasing productivity and purchasing power in Kenya

May 2019 - VIDEO
There are more than 7.5 million smallholder farmers in Kenya, accounting for about 75 per cent of the country's total agricultural output.

Guatemala: Leveling the playing field

May 2019 - VIDEO
A group of courageous Guatemalan women set off in 2010 to form their own farming cooperative, "4Pinos" after facing discrimination in the men's cooperative. 

Rwanda: Reducing food loss in a changing climate

April 2019 - VIDEO
Farmers in Rwanda can lose around 30 per cent of  their harvests before they even reach the market, due to a lack of adequate means to dry, store and transport the crops.

India: Barring Malnutrition

March 2019 - VIDEO
With traditional crops abandoned for lucrative cash crops, malnutrition rates can quickly rise.

The Real Groundbreakers: Irma from Guatemala

March 2019 - VIDEO
Irma, a young Q’eqchi woman and farmer from Guatemala, is working to reforest over 400 hectares of land damaged by climate change, illegal logging and fires. 

The Real Groundbreakers: Claudine from Rwanda

March 2019 - VIDEO
Through the power of a women’s farming co-operative in Rwanda, Claudine is using new techniques and seeds for better cassava harvests.

The Real Groundbreakers: Rekha from India

March 2019 - VIDEO
More school children are eating well because of Rekha, a business innovator in India who through a women’s cooperative is making nutrition bars with local rice.

The Real Groundbreakers: Halimé Djimet, Chad

December 2018 - VIDEO
Halimé Djimet is leading a collective of women in Chad to produce and market their sesame seed oil successfully.
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