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Changing Lives


Insights into how investments made possible by the GAFSP Private Sector Window help change lives of farmers around the world.

Edition 5 | January 2019
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Helping Producer Organizations Boost Agriculture in Senegal


With support from GAFSP, smallholder family farmers will have the resources they need to improve their livelihoods. This includes access to funds, capacity building, technology, and public-private partnerships.
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Technology Helps African Farmers Sell What They Sow


Traditionally, lack of reliable market access for smallholder farmers has impeded the economic development of rural areas because farmers often live far from the wholesale markets, and it is not feasible for them to deliver their produce directly. Highly fragmented systems encourage farmers to navigate through farmer groups or brokers to get their produce to markets. Fluctuating, non-transparent prices are often the result.
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Global Agriculture and Food Security Program (GAFSP): Partnerships in Action


Empowering Smallholder Farmers
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Helping Yemeni Farmers Restore Life


Yemeni farmers have had their livelihoods severely disrupted because of ongoing conflict.
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The Nepal Agriculture Food Security Project


The Nepal Agriculture Food Security Project aimed to improve food security and nutrition in rural Nepal by increasing food production, promoting nutritious diets and supporting communities to cope with the impacts of climate change.
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Is GAFSP Reaching Small-scale Food Producers in Nepal?


ActionAid and AFA commissioned a study to look at the successes and lessons learned from the AFSP implementation, with a focus on small-scale food producers; women producers; the engagement and participation of producer and civil society organizations; and climate resilience.
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Is GAFSP Reaching Small-scale Food Producers in Senegal?


ActionAid commissioned a study to examine the implementation of PASA Lou-Ma-Kaf in Senegal, with a particular focus on small-scale food producers, women producers, involvement and participation of producer organizations and civil society, and adaptation to climate change.
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GAFSP & Gender


GAFSP directly supports the achievement of Sustainable Development Goal 5: Encouraging gender equality.
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GAFSP & Nutrition


Through long-term investments in agriculture and in food and nutrition security, GAFSP is making measurable progress.
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GAFSP & the SDGs


GAFSP is a unique partner to help countries achieve the SDGs.
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GAFSP & Climate Change


GAFSP is uniquely placed to have transformative impact to support innovative climate sensitive approaches.

Public Sector Media Contact

Ms. Tammy Mehdi

External Affairs Associate
GAFSP Public Sector Window
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.

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