Protracted Crises in West Asia and North Africa: rebuilding resilience
In 2010, FAO highlighted the dramatic impact of protracted crises on food security and nutrition in 22 countries. West Asia and Africa have the majority of countries suffering from such crises, most heavily affecting the poor in rural areas and in particular vulnerable...
CGIAR Consortium Workshop: towards a CGIAR Strategy on Capacity Development
During the last week of October, 2013, capacity development focal points from the CGIAR Centers and Research Programmes (CRPs), the Consortium office and key partner organizations, met in Nairobi to begin to define guiding principles and elements of a CGIAR Capacity Development Strategy.
Prospects for agriculture and rural development assistance in the post-2015 development
Interview with Robin Bourgeois, Senior Foresight and Development Policies Expert at GFAR, about the GFAR Global Foresight pillar and its task to develop different prospects for agriculture and rural development assistance in the post-2015 development framework.