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  • 2017

  • 17 November : IFAD head hails France’s continued support to small farmers in developing countries around the world
  • 16 November : South-South and Triangular Cooperation is key to fighting hunger and poverty and transforming rural communities in developing countries
  • 16 November : COP 23: Deutschland verspricht 20 Millionen Euro für Klimaschutz von Kleinbauern
  • 14 November : IFAD invests $82 million in Pakistan’s National Poverty Graduation Programme
  • 9 November : IFAD President and the President of the Dominican Republic to discuss renewed support for rural poverty eradication
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