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Uganda’s Dairy Farmers Develop a Taste for New Markets


In Uganda, where dairy production is dominated by small-scale farmers living in impoverished rural areas, IFC and GAFSP supported Pearl Dairy, a leading local milk processor, establish a powdered milk processing plant and cold-storage infrastructure, which is helping facilitate milk collection from remote smallholder farms.
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In Kosovo, Microfinance Expands Herds—And Hopes


Agriculture is critical to Kosovo’s private sector development, and though it accounts for an estimated 30 percent of employment and 13 percent of GDP, it accounts for just 4 percent of total borrowing in the country’s formal sectors.
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For cocoa farmers, going digital tastes sweet


In Côte d’Ivoire, where almost half of jobs are linked to cocoa, IFC and GAFSP are working with the cocoa company Cargill to professionalize and digitize the sector. The Cargill 2.0 program works on professionalizing cooperatives, teaching management skills and training on the benefits of digital finance to increase traceability and security.
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GAFSP raises $300M at replenishment kickoff


GAFSP raised $300 million of a desired $1.5 billion (over five years) Tuesday at its replenishment kickoff event hosted by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development.
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Farmers at the Forefront


Farmers are at the forefront of everything we do.
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Program Brochure 2020


Investing in agriculture matters, particularly during times of crises. Learn about what we're doing to strengthen global food systems.
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Global Agriculture and Food Security Program Donors Announce US$300 million to End Hunger and Malnutrition


Today during the launch of the Global Agriculture
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GAFSP Program Video


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GAFSP Fact Sheet


Facts and figures as of December 31, 2019.
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What women in Nepal can teach the world about growing food


Good food begins with farmers, and things started to change when GAFSP began investing in rural farming communities in Nepal.
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Twitter Chat: Overcoming, Together


Good food starts with farmers. Only with strong partnerships and multi-stakeholder collaboration are smallholder farmers able to produce good food for people and the planet. Hosted by GAFSP, SDG2 Advocacy Hub, and UNFSS, this Twitter Chat highlights the vital role of smallholder farmers in delivering sustainable and nutritious food for all by providing a platform for stakeholders to discuss ways of working  to ensure that food systems drive progress on the SDGs. 
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Better Water Management Means Greater Food Security in Tajikistan


In Tajikistan, irrigated agriculture is critical for rural livelihoods, and for the overall economy. However, the irrigation sector faces many challenges, including poor management of water resources, deteriorating infrastructure, and poor service delivery. To help address these challenges, a project was launched in 2012 and has since helped around 1.4 million people benefit from improved irrigation services and better water management.

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Ms. Kimberly Parent

External Affairs Officer
GAFSP Public Sector Window
kparent@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.

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