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  • 2017

  • 24 March : IFAD to provide US$43 million to Viet Nam to raise rural incomes and increase resilience to climate change
  • 21 March : Guyana to benefit from US$8 million IFAD loan to reduce rural poverty and boost food security
  • 13 March : IFAD to provide US$24.3 million to improve integration of family farmers into new value chains in Argentina
  • 13 March : IFAD and AFD strengthen partnership with €200 million loan to invest in rural development
  • 8 March : UN agencies in Rome step up on gender equality to end hunger and poverty
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