Skip to main content

Posts

Featured

Recipes for change comes alive at the IFAD Governing Council

By Andrew Morrow, IFAD









Amid the hustle and bustle of the opening day of IFAD's 42nd Governing Council, a sizable audience gathered to gain an insight into IFAD's Recipes for Change campaign. There was a hint of stardust in the air as the heavyweight panel comprised of ECG director Margarita Astralaga and the Moroccan and Italian ambassadors to the UN in Rome were joined by Italian celebrity chef Carlo Cracco.

In her opening remarks, Astralaga emphasized the urgent need to work with smallholders now in order to equip them with the innovative skills and tools necessary to enable them to thrive in climate change altered environments.

"That is why we are here having this discussion, knowing that smallholders are the most vulnerable communities to climate change" she remarked.

Those present were captivated by chef Cracco recounting his experience of visiting IFAD projects in Cambodia and Morocco where he saw first-hand how IFAD-supported funded projects work with farmers to …

HTML

Latest Posts

Une visite pour constater les retombées concrètes des investissements du FIDA au Burundi

Second Edition of the Earth Observation for Sustainable Development (EO4SD) Local Workshop in Addis Ababa

The importance of georeferencing your project interventions - the case of Cameroon

Successful South - South exchange on inclusive land and natural resource management

El FIDA y el desarrollo de los pueblos indígenas en El Salvador

La gastronomía, herramienta para el desarrollo rural en Bolivia, Perú y Chile

Le PASA-NK dans la Province du Nord Kivu est officiellement lancé!

Transforming food systems under a changing climate: building consensus on action

At D&C Days in Katowice, a recipe for eradicating world hunger

New initiative between the European Union and the Rome-based agencies puts spotlight on gender transformative approaches