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Latest press releases

  • 2017

  • 19 September : African small-scale farmers carve a giant message for world leaders in the very soil they farm
  • 18 September : IFAD President appointed Chair of UN-Water
  • 18 September : UN agency IFAD and Mars Incorporated commit to working together to improve the livelihoods of smallholder farmers in developing countries
  • 18 September : Heifer International and UN’s IFAD strengthen partnership to build resilience of rural people
  • 7 September : IFAD invests $75 million to help mitigate drought in Andhra Pradesh
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James Heer
Television Broadcast
Tel: +390654592550
E-mail: j.heer@ifad.org
David Paqui
East and West Africa
Tel: +390654592213
E-mail: d.paqui@ifad.org
Katie Taft
Senior Management
Tel: +390654592396
E-mail: k.taft@ifad.org
Susan Beccio
Asia and the Pacific
Tel: +390654592479
E-mail: s.beccio@ifad.org
Jessica Thomas
General inquiries
Tel: +390654592215
E-mail: j.thomas@ifad.org
Salvador Santiesteban Merlo 
Latin America and the Caribbean
Tel: +390654592736
E-mail: s.santiestebanmerlos@ifad.org

 

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