Batoka Dairy Cooperative in Choma, Zambia. © IFAD/Siegfried Modola
Rural development

09.06.2016

NGOs are warning that production of a milk surplus by European farmers is also causing problems for dairy farmers in developing countries, particularly in West Africa. more

Small-scale farmers in developing countries mostly use back-pack sprayers that pose high risk of exposure. <br/> Photo: ©FAO/Florita Botts
Agriculture

06.06.2016

FAO and WHO offer road map to deal with Highly Hazardous Pesticides. more

27.8 million people were internally displaced in 2015. © Jose Cendon/NRC
Migration

02.06.2016

A record number of people were forcibly displaced within their own country in 2015, according to the Global Report on Internal Displacement. There are twice as many internally displaced people than the number of refugees...more

The programme Afrisoils aims to support African countries in implementing sustainable soil management, leading to agricultural growth, improved food security and better adaptation to climate change.more

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