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Organic Agriculture in Africa in CIRAD´s Perspective

Organic Agriculture in Africa in CIRAD´s Perspective

  Each issue of Perspective uses research work to illustrate an idea or an innovative policy concerning a sustainable development issue of strategic importance for developing countries: food security, land ownership, climate change, energy security, forest management, standards, research organization, etc.   Organic Agriculture in Africa: a Source of Innovation for Agricultural Development   In Africa, official […]

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World Resources Institute: Creating a Sustainable Food Future

Creating a Sustainable Food FutureA Menu of Solutions to Feed Nearly 10 Billion People by 2050by Tim Searchinger, Richard Waite, Craig Hanson, Janet Ranganathan, Patrice Dumas and Emily Matthews – December 2018, 96 pages The World Resources Institute (WRI) published a new report, Creating a Sustainable Food Future, that states the world must prepare to […]

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Call For Applications – AGORA Online Course

Call For Applications – AGORA Online Course

AIMS.FAO.ORG Community is glad to inform you that CALL FOR APPLICATIONS for the free AGORA  [Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture]ONLINE COURSE February 2019 Edition (in ENGLISH, SPAIN, FRENCH) is now open!     The AGORA (Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture) programme –   set up by the FAO of the UN together with major publishers […]

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Drones for Agriculture: potentials and challenges on the African continent

11 December 2018. The e-Agriculture and The Technical Centre for Agriculture and Rural Cooperation (CTA)’s Unmanned Aerial Systems Community (UAV4Ag) held this webinar “Drones for Agriculture: potentials and challenges on the African continent”. There is a general consensus that smallholder farming needs to become more productive, sustainable and profitable. Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) – or drone-based […]

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