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Insight Series: Bouncing Back During Crisis in Bangladesh


Rita Bromo, Farmer Business Facilitator for the Missing Middle Initiative, and Obydul Haque, General Secretary of the Sara Bangla Krishak Society, give their insight on working with GAFSP. They explain how the support and ownership of the funding allowed the network to bounce back during crises.
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Supporting Beekeepers to Restore Honey Production in Yemen


To improve smallholder beekeepers' productivity and resilience, a FAO project supported by the World Bank and funded by GAFSP, supported 700 small-scale beekeepers to enhance honey production.
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Fact Sheet: Raising GAFSP's Ambition on Climate Change


Since 2010, GAFSP has supported the inclusion of climate change considerations across all program elements and, moving forward, GAFSP is deepening the integration of climate considerations and solutions across all operations.
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GAFSP Elects New Leadership to its Steering Committee


GAFSP is pleased to announce the appointment of Canada and the United States as new Steering Committee Chairs.
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Global Food Security Program Makes Climate Focus Official


Many GAFSP projects already had climate elements but this is the first time the program will require it. The move was driven by smallholder farmers, who are seeing the ill effects of climate change on their production and livelihoods.
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GAFSP: Progressing Climate Action


Investments in agriculture must be channeled towards reducing the vulnerability of smallholders and enhancing their resilience to shocks, to produce more and better food to meet future demand and reduce the global climate footprint.
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Rwanda’s Greenhouses Bring Growth


Despite strong economic growth and falling poverty levels, Rwanda faces significant challenges in meeting food demands and food security. Farmer and father, Jean-Paul Kubwimana, defied these challenges, increasing his income by 15 times. Driving past a greenhouse full of healthy tomatoes, he decided to investigate how greenhouse tomatoes could benefit his family.  
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Twitter Chat: Empowering Women Farmers for a Sustainable Future for All


Women play a central role in agriculture and food systems, yet they remain more at risk of being food insecure than men. Hosted by ActionAid USA and GAFSP, this Twitter Chat will highlight that women's empowerment is critical to creating and maintaining a sustainable future for all.
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Strengthening Rice Production in Cambodia


Despite decades of economic growth, many sectors of the rice production industry in Cambodia remain vulnerable to climate change events, and farmers do not have access to knowledge of modern rice production and processing techniques.
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Three Ways GAFSP is Leveling the Playing Field on Gender Equality


This International Women’s Day, we celebrate women around the world and gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow, towards progress and a just, more equal world. 
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New Seeds for Sustainability


Farmer groups in Bangladesh adapt to climate change with new, high-quality seeds. Read the full story to learn more
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New Farming “Ecosystem” in Uganda Empowers Women Smallholders


For Grainpulse in Uganda, Reaching Women is Critical to Long-Term Growth.

Public Sector Media Contact

Ms. Tammy Mehdi

External Affairs Associate
GAFSP Public Sector
tmehdi@worldbankgroup.org

Based in Washington, D.C.

Private Sector Media Contact

Ms. Daphna Berman

Senior Communications and Outreach Specialist 
GAFSP Private Sector Window
dberman@ifc.org

Based in Washington, D.C.