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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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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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GAFSP Fact Sheet

Facts and figures as of December 31, 2019.
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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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En Honduras, COVID-19 está afectando a los pequeños agricultores (Spanish)

En un momento en que la COVID-19 (coronavirus) continúa alterando las cadenas de suministro, las industrias y los mercados en todo el mundo, consultamos a los clientes del Mecanismo de Financiamiento para el Sector Privado del Programa Mundial para la Agricultura y la Seguridad Alimentaria (GAFSP) para saber de qué manera la crisis sanitaria y económica afecta a sus empresas y a los pequeños agricultores que participan en sus cadenas de suministro. En esta edición de nuestras "Conversaciones sobre la COVID", hablamos con Mateo Yibrin, director ejecutivo del Grupo Cadelga, uno de los principales distribuidores de productos y servicios agrícolas de Honduras.
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CSOs Call to Donors for the Successful Replenishment of GAFSP

In this joint letter, ActionAid, ROPPA, AFA, Canadian Foodgrains Bank, Global Citizen, Mission Inclusion, ONE, Women for Women Intl, The Development Fund, CARE, Alliance 2015, Alianza por la Solidaridad, Action Against Hunger, and Results urge donors to commit funds to GAFSP.
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In Honduras, COVID-19 is Taking a Toll on Smallholder Farmers

In this installment of our “COVID Conversations” series, we talk with Mateo Yibrín, CEO of the Cadelga Group, one of the largest distributors of agricultural products and services in Honduras. Yibrín spoke to us recently the panic purchases that are keeping his company afloat, why Honduran farmers are giving away free melon in towns across the country, and his message to the world on behalf of farmers who are suffering.
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From Farmers to Financial Institutions, the Impacts of COVID-19 in Kosovo are Widespread

In this installment of our “COVID Conversations” series, we talk with Adrian Alo, Chief Financial Officer at KEP Trust, Kosovo’s largest local microfinance institution. Alo spoke to us recently about why business owners are shying away from new lines of credit, the role of microfinance in Kosovo’s post-COVID recovery and why he’s redefined success for the pandemic era. 
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Annual Report 2019

Edition 9 | Data as of December 2019
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In COVID-19 Era, Donors Face Challenges Ahead

In the next installment of our “COVID Conversations” series, we talk with Iris Krebber, Head of Agriculture and Land at the Directorate General for Economic Development and International at the UK Department for International Development (DFID). Krebber, who is also chair of the GAFSP Private Sector Window Donor Committee, spoke to us about the challenges now facing the donor community, what keeps her up at night, and how she found professional fulfillment—but only after leaving a career in the private sector behind.
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Spain Renews its Financial Support for GAFSP

The Government of Spain recently pledged EUR 10 million for GAFSP, thereby renewing its commitment of support towards the program.

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Ms. Tammy Mehdi

External Affairs Associate
GAFSP Public Sector Window

Based in Washington, D.C.

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Ms. Daphna Berman

Senior Communications and Outreach Specialist 
GAFSP Private Sector Window

Based in Washington, D.C.

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