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  • 2017

  • 12 December : New IFAD grant supports efforts to help indigenous peoples find their own development path
  • 6 December : New IFAD-financed project in Jordan supports small ruminant production and reduces poverty in rural communities
  • 5 December : IFAD President travels to India to further partnership and shared commitment to reducing rural poverty
  • 1 December : Agricultural investment can have big impact on the lives of women and girls in developing countries, says IFAD President
  • 30 November : FAO, IFAD and WFP join efforts to eradicate hunger and malnutrition in Latin America and the Caribbean
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