23.02.2017

This year’s Annual General Assembly (AGA) of the Global Donor Platform for Rural Development focused on the transformation of rural development in the light of the Sustainable Development Goals. The organisers of AGA define rural transformation as a process of change in rural areas that is to be not only economic, but also social, cultural, political and environmental.

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In a clinical trial on malaria vaccination, researchers at the German University of Tübingen have achieved a protection of up to 100 per cent by using fully viable malaria parasites.

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This year’s annual Global Forum for Food and Agriculture in Berlin looked at global use of water in agriculture. Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH organised two expert panels, and participated in...

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Trade

05.12.2016

In December 2005, the Aid for Trade initiative was launched at the World Trade Organization Ministerial Conference. It was to enable developing countries to draw optimum benefits from global trade by assisting them in overcoming...

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Boosting agribusinesses requires public policies and regulations that foster growth in the agriculture and food sectors, improve the functioning of markets, and enable agribusinesses and food entrepreneurs to better meet the...

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