African countries met to discuss the transformation of agrifood systems as the continent's aim of ending hunger by 2025 faces an unprecedented confluence of obstacles. They affirmed the centrality of women and young…

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Multiple benefits could be achieved by repurposing current agricultural public policies, according to this new report. Effective repurposing is best achieved through policy incentives and public investment in…

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Ninety per cent of food production depends on the soil. However, soils are increasingly coming under pressure. Ministers of agriculture have agreed on measures to strengthen sustainable use and management of soils.

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When thousands of farmers from the north Indian states of Punjab, Haryana and other parts of the country gathered in New Delhi in November 2020 to protest against the Indian government’s decision to enact new farm laws,…

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Evidence biases and narrow thinking holding back food and climate action, this report states.

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This report calls for rethinking agricultural support schemes and repurposing damaging incentives to achieve more of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals and realise the UN Decade of Ecosystem Restoration.

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Who do farmers in rural Nepal turn to for advice and services such as agricultural inputs, machinery or loans? The answer, if they are given a choice, is not one single entity, but a variety of actors, depending on the…

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Agricultural ministers from more than 70 countries committed to stabilise supply chains, combat zoonoses and fight climate change while fostering innovations and technology transfer.

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Farmers across India are continuing their protests against a set of new laws which they fear will threaten their livelihoods. Central government insists that the laws are there to boost farming and will not affect the…

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To make the Green Deal successful, it is necessary to specify foreign trade goals, researchers say. Otherwise, the EU may outsource environmental damage by high imports of agricultural products, they warn.

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