Development policy

The German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) officially launched the core strategy “One World – No Hunger” (EWOH) in October. This is one of five strategic themes BMZ has chosen as focus for…

more

Development policy

The need for humanitarian aid and development cooperation will continue to rise in coming years, according to terre des hommes and Welthungerhilfe. Special attention must focus on the people in the poorest countries.

more

Development policy

Africa is not on track to achieve zero hunger by 2030. African leaders discussed the transformative actions and investments required for Africa to build forward better from the COVID-19 crisis.

more

Development policy

The UN “Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights” will celebrate their tenth anniversary in 2021. At the start of June 2020, a group of five experts launched global consultations on the binding implementation of…

more

Development policy

The spread of COVID-19, and the range of policy responses to contain the pandemic, exert wide-ranging effects on agri-food systems and livelihoods. The ‘COVID-19 Policy Response (CPR) Portal’ of the International Food…

more

Development policy

A new database by FAO maps current official decisions being taken around the world to mitigate the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on food and agricultural systems.

more

Development policy

Many developing countries could achieve more progress by making use of their comparative advantages to enter the world market, says former World Bank Chief Economist Justin Yifu Lin. Africa in particular could benefit…

more

Development policy

Founded in 2018 by the European Union (EU), the Task Force Rural Africa held a workshop at the Global Forum for Food and Agriculture in Berlin, Germany, to present their work and focus themes to examine and provide…

more

Development policy

The World Bank published the 16th edition of the “Doing Business Report 2019” comparing 190 economies with regard to regulations and business development.

more

Development policy

Africa's agriculture has the potential to become the driving force of the continent’s development, according to a study by Berlin Institute.

more

Cookie settings