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26 Feb 2016

IIED is inviting proposals for original research that improves understanding of how to promote the protection of particularly vulnerable groups in the context of urban humanitarian crises and responses. Closing date: 29 February, 2016

26 Feb 2016

Speaking at one of IFAD’s Climate and Environment Lectures, Doctor Tim Searchinger focused his analysis of the livestock industry in developing countries and its potential for sustainable intensification.

23 Feb 2016

As the use of mobile technology in Africa continues to skyrocket, it’s changing more than how people communicate — it’s also changing how they grow their food.

23 Feb 2016

Sustainably produced fair-trade organic foods are enjoying a surge in demand in the European market, creating not only profits for firms here in Europe but also new income-generating opportunities for smallholders in developing countries.

19 Feb 2016

More than 5,600 people have been evacuated after heavy rains brought floods to several districts in the state of Sarawak on the island of Borneo.