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Trade and production
 
Blogg
3 October 2017
Leapfrogging into the green future, is it going to be tech for tat?

Researchers are still arguing about the definition of bioeconomy. However, it is an exciting concept that stimulates innovation and resource efficiency with a market value in mind. All essential for sustainable development. Clearly, the bioeconomy pathway will require transparent knowledge sharing, cross-sector collaboration and a novel view on academic research.

Gender and equality
Youth
 
Blogg
13 November 2016
Is gender inequality in Africa about culture or is it about poverty?

“Culture does not make people. People make culture. If it is true that the full humanity of women is not our culture, then we can and must make it our culture,” Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

Landscape management
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
 
Nyhet
25 September 2015
How to reduce vulnerability in rural Burkina Faso: keeping the trees and planting more or diversifying the livelihoods?

How to understand vulnerability and how to reduce it? If you ask this question to several people on the street they are likely to give you different answers. Same is probably true for those who work with policy and make decision on how to reduce vulnerability of people in rural communities in Africa or elsewhere. Different understanding results in different way of doing things.

Health and nutrition
Trade and production
 
Blogg
5 December 2014
The Calm Before the Storm or Why the Economists Always Get it Wrong

Melinda Fones Sundell, SIANI's Senior Advisor reflects on "Food Security: Mapping Risks, Building Resilience" conference held in Chatham House, London on the 1-2 December 2014.

Rural transformation
Trade and production
 
Nyhet
4 March 2013
Global Forum for Food and Agriculture 2013 (GFFA)

Between 17 and 19 January 2013 Global Forum for Food and Agriculture was held in Berlin. A key topic discussed during this forum was how to make sustainable investments in agriculture.

Rural transformation
 
Publikation
22 October 2012
Fattigdomsbekämpning genom empowerment – Fairtraderapporten 2012

Föreningen för Fairtrade Sverige har kommit ut med årets Fairtraderapport. Detta år handlar den om begreppet empowerment; dess innebörd och varför begreppet är viktigt i arbetet för att...

Gender and equality
Rural transformation
 
Video
16 October 2012
Introduction: Cash transfers, resilience and agriculture development

Cash transfers, in the context of social protection programs are emerging in many developing countries as a leading initiative in tackling poverty and vulnerability. During the last decade,...

Gender and equality
Rural transformation
 
Video
10 October 2012
Cash and Voucher transfers in food assistance Programs

Cash transfers, in the context of social protection programs are emerging in many developing countries as a leading initiative in tackling poverty and vulnerability. During the last decade,...

Gender and equality
Rural transformation
 
Video
10 October 2012
From Protection to Production: the impact of cash transfer programs on economic activities in Africa:

Cash transfers, in the context of social protection programs are emerging in many developing countries as a leading initiative in tackling poverty and vulnerability. During the last decade,...

Gender and equality
Rural transformation
 
Video
10 October 2012
Basic Income Grant Pilot Project in Namibia

On the 11th September 2012, SIANI, FAO Norden, Sida and Svenska kyrkan held a seminar called "Cash Transfers, resilience and agriculture development".