GFAR believes that special attention must be given to encouraging young people into careers in all aspects of AR4D....
27/07/2015
The Global Confederation of Higher Education Associations for Agricultural and Life Sciences (GCHERA) co-organized...
07/07/2015
Even a few organic fields on a farm may improve biodiversity, the study found
By Helen Briggs BBC Environment correspondent   Organic farms act as a refuge for wild plants,...
21/05/2015
Territoires et population rurales en période de crise  - perspective d’Afrique d
4ème journée d'étude régionale préparatoire  au Congrès de Milan...
18/05/2015
The voice of civil society in climate smart agriculture
Agriculture is a sector that is highly vulnerable to climate change. We need to think in terms of how this...
09/04/2015
The OECD will convene the 2015 edition of its Global Forum on Development in Paris on 1 April 2015 with the theme “...
29/01/2015

The vision for this high-level event is to share cutting-edge knowledge and evidence on closing the gender gap in...

26/01/2015
The Chaire Développement durable de Sciences Po, the Chaire Développement durable de l'École Polytechnique, the ...
07/01/2015
Moving in the right direction: join the debate on the CGIAR agenda

Last week in Johannesburg, South Africa, the FARA@15 Celebration provided the opportunity to announce the first...

05/12/2014

FSD is an informal interdisciplinary scientific community of practice to promote research and capacity building on...

21/11/2014
Call for Abstracts - Climate Smart Agriculture 2015
The 3rd Global Science Conference on Climate Smart Agriculture will be held in Montpellier on March 16−18,...
04/11/2014
FAO sends message on the global need for agroecology
Written by: Gina Castillo, Agriculture Program Manager at Oxfam America  

UN Food and Agriculture...

01/10/2014
Policymakers Turn to Smallholder Farmers as Partners in Development

Partners in the Global Forum for Agricultural Research (GFAR) share a deep commitment to meeting the...

09/09/2014

At the kind invitation of the CGIAR Consortium Chief Executive Officer Dr Frank Rijsberman, the Multi-stakeholder...

25/07/2014
Youth, the Future of Family Farming
Source: YPARD   by Oluwabunmi Ajilore   It was the first day of June in the serene and sunny...
03/07/2014
Dialogues on the Future for South & North Mediterranean rural communities
Jointly established by the multi-partner European Movement International and the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, the...
09/06/2014
International Encounters: Agricultural Research and Family Farming
There are over 500 million family farms spread across the world, on all continents. Family farmers are the main...
06/06/2014
Abu Dhabi Ascent - In support of Climate Summit 2014
In preparation for the September 23rd Climate Summit organized by the UN Secretary General in New York,...
13/05/2014
29th GFAR Steering Committee
At the kind invitation of the CGIAR Consortium Chief Executive Officer Dr Frank Rijsberman, the Multi-stakeholder...
11/04/2014
Global Donor Platfrom - Annual General Assembly
The Platform Annual General Assembly under the theme “Rethinking Rural Development - Opportunities for new...
03/02/2014
EFARD Open Forum meeting
The European Forum on Agricultural Research for Development (EFARD) has appointed new leaders: Martin Kropff as Chair...
09/09/2013
YPARD report 2012 is out
Source:YPARD   YPARD is proud to share its YPARD 2012 report.  This was a year of growth...
14/05/2013
The tripartite call for proposals Africa/Brazil/France “Fight against desertification in Africa” has been launched and...
11/10/2012