International Fund for Agricultural Development


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International Fund for Agricultural Development

An agency of the United Nations that provides loans and grants to developing countries for agricultural purposes. It aims to improve food security and thereby to eliminate rural poverty in the developing world. It was established in 1977 and is based in Rome.
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The establishment of the centre will be one of the topics under discussion today between Shaikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani, Emir of Qatar, and the International Fund for Agricultural Development's (IFAD) President Lennart BA[yen]ge.
Grenada has received financial assistance from the Caribbean Development Bank and the International Fund for Agricultural Development toward the cost of the Grenada Rural Enterprise Project.
Agrisystems, the small British agricultural development company where he works, had been asked to advise the international Fund for Agricultural Development on how to spend $6 million in Bosnia.
19 Kyodo North Korea expects its crop production this year to increase by 20% from last year, a senior official of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) said Tuesday.
Financier : INTERNATIONAL FUND FOR AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT (IFAD),
The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) had agreed to provide a loan amounting to US $82.6 million to Government of Pakistan for NPGP on concessional rates.
For fiscal year 2018-2019, priority will be given to research grant applications that are anchored on any of the topics defined by the project 'Agricultural Transformation and Market Integration in the Asean Region: Responding to Food Security and Inclusiveness Concerns.' The project is jointly implemented by Searca and the International Food Policy Research Institute, with financial support from the International Fund for Agricultural Development.
FILE: Egypt's Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation Ezzeddin Abu Steit CAIRO - 11 July 2018: Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation Ezzeddin Abu Steit on Wednesday said that the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) is playing an important role in Egypt in fighting poverty and improving the standard of living of farmers through the projects it finances.
ISLAMABAD -- The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the Government of Pakistan would convene one-day seminar on Wednesday (tomorrow) morning at Serena Hotel, Islamabad to make rural communities more resilient to climate change through South-South and Triangular Cooperation.
ISLAMABAD:The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the Government of Pakistan would convene one-day seminar on Wednesday (tomorrow) morning at Serena Hotel, Islamabad to make rural communities more resilient to climate change through South-South and Triangular Cooperation.
The parliament considered the ratification of agreement on financing the project on providing access to markets between Kyrgyzstan and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) in the second reading.
The Chinese loan surpassed the International Development Association and International Fund for Agricultural Development facilities for the first time.
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