Skip past the page header
Start of page content below the header

Search

Content Type
Topics
Expert Groups

Visa sida 2 av 4

Landscape management
 
Nyhet
25 April 2016
When it comes to land deals, can development and human rights be reconciled?

Achieving the ambitious Agenda 2030 requires solutions with multiple benefits across scales. One such solution may be to establish stronger land tenure systems in countries or regions that lack them.

Trade and production
 
Bilder
27 October 2015
The integration of Social Protection in the operationalization of Sida’s Country Strategies

Presented by Torsten Wetterblad, Sida at the World Food Day 2015 event in Sweden

Rural transformation
Trade and production
 
Trade and production
 
Nyhet
16 October 2015
FAO celebrates 70 years at the World Food Day

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) was founded in 1945 and celebrates its 70 years anniversary today at the World Food Day 2015. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations, José Graziano da Silva, Director-General, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) are leading the celebration.

Landscape management
 
Nyhet
21 September 2015
EBAFOSA aims to upscale ecosystem-based adaptation agriculture in Africa

Ecosystem- based Adaptation for Food Security Assembly, EBAFOSA is a new pan-African institution created to upscale Ecosystem-based agricultural policies in Africa.

Trade and production
Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Security
 
Nyhet
31 August 2015
Sweden calls to keep the pressure up to reduce the use of antibiotics in food production

On August 30, 2015  Jose Graziano da Silva, FAO Director General together with Elizabeth Backteman, the Swedish State Secretary for Rural Affairs visited the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SLU in Uppsala.  The focus of the visit was to exchange knowledge about ways to reduce the use of antibiotics in global livestock and aquaculture production.

Health and nutrition
Trade and production
 
Nyhet
26 August 2015
Break The Silos! A call for action from the HLPE on Water for Food Security and Nutrition

Water is required for all stages of food production - from growing to preparation, and it is no surprise that 70% of all fresh water withdrawals are used for agricultural purposes. Yet water and agriculture actions in most of the regions often operate with little or no coordination. 

Landscape management
Trade and production
 
Nyhet
29 July 2015
New approach to agricultural development offers a means to accelerate and sustain economic progress in Africa

This article is based on the report “Towards a comprehensive Strategic Framework to Upscale and Out-scale Ecosystem Based Adaptation (EbA) driven agriculture in Africa” released ahead of the 2nd Africa EbA for Food Security Conference which will be hosted by the UNEP in Nairobi during 30-31 of July, 2015.

Landscape management
 
Publikation
17 June 2015
Towards sustainability in frontier landscapes: propositions for the way ahead

This policy brief, based on a multi-stakeholder discussion at the 2014 Global Landscapes Forum, distils key insights on how to foster sustainability in frontier landscapes across the developing...

Gender and equality
Health and nutrition
 
Nyhet
1 May 2015
Water for food security and nutrition – HLPE preliminary findings denote water governance failures

Global Committee on Food Security (CFS) requested the High Level Panel of Experts (HLPE) to analyze the latest evidence-based information on the use of water for food and nutrition and synthesize it into actionable recommendations for public and private sectors as well as for civil society.