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New Dashboard to Track Food and Nutrition Security and Global Response

The Global Alliance for Food Security, jointly convened by the German Group of Seven Presidency and the World Bank Group, today launched the Global Food and Nutrition Security Dashboard as a key tool to fast-track a rapid response to the unfolding global food security crisis.

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Responding to crisis with a long-term view

To help countries mitigate the current food security crisis, GAFSP has launched a Call for Proposals to accelerate countries' financing and support the design and implementation of solutions in line with their national strategies and current priorities.

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Supporting Smallholders During Crises in Honduras

In Honduras, IFC advisory services with the support of GAFSP helped Cadelga create an agrifinance unit that provides loans to smallholders in the form of fertilizer, seeds, and irrigation technology. As part of the loan, farmers receive training which helps offset the effects of drought and boosts resilience in the face of climate change.

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Making Fish Big Business in Northern Lao PDR

Thirty-nine-year-old Xienginphone Phengthavong is a typical smallholder farmer from the village, growing rice as the main staple food, cultivating vegetables in the home garden, and raising fish in his fishpond, all for household consumption.

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Ms. Clare Murphy-McGreevey

External Affairs Officer
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Ms. Daphna Berman

Senior Communications and Outreach Specialist 
dberman@ifc.org

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