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Putting an end to stunting in Rwanda


A healthy productive life requires adequate nutrition. Yet around the world, millions of people are undernourished and hungry.
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Better farming means better lives for cotton farmers in Burkina Faso


Many lives depend on cotton yields in Burkina Faso—one of the World's poorest countries
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Blended finance in a Bhutanese nutshell


Promoting hazelnut production by smallholders across Bhutan
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A recipe for success: Kenya's tea farmers taste the benefits of hydropower


Investments in new technology can help boost tea production and farmers' earnings
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Global Agriculture and Food Security Program Announces New Round of Grants to Fight Hunger and Poverty


Seven Countries to Receive $160 Million to Improve Food Security and Increase Incomes
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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 3 | March 2017
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Observation of Farmers Consulting Supports


The 1st Report of the ROPPA’s FAMILY FARMS REGIONAL OBSERVATORY (OEF / ROPPA) addresses four issues which successively deliver (i) a farmer’s interpretation of West African family farm features over the past two agricultural campaigns; (ii) a table of local consulting support received by these FFs; (iii) an analysis of the policies which these FFs and their central organizations had to face; and (iv) the FFO’s perspectives.
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Monitoring of Public Policies with Regards to Family Farms and Effectiveness of Farmers Actions


The part of the report on the observation of the family farms behavior on the two agricultural campaigns is the subject of a Booklet 1 (FAMILY FARMS OBSERVATION). From this observation, it can be seen from one year to the next that, depending on climatic functioning, but also on the intensity of public support, family farms are able to make significant progress and thus improve food security and sovereignty in the region.
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Observation of Family Farm Dynamics


The 1st Report of the ROPPA REGIONAL OBSERVATORY OF FAMILY FARMS (OEF / ROPPA) addresses four issues that successively deliver (i) a farmer’s interpretation of West African family farm features over the past two agricultural campaigns; (ii) a table of local advisory support received by these FFs; (iii) an analysis of the policies these FFs and their central organizations had to face; and (iv) the OEF perspectives.
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ROPPA's members Monitoring Practices


The 1st report of the ROPPA REGIONAL FAMILY FARMS OBSERVATORY (OEF / ROPPA) deals with four issues that successively provide (i) a farmer perception of the behavior of West African family farms during the last agricultural campaigns; (Ii) a table of local consulting support received by these FFs; (Iii) an analysis of the policies faced by these FFs and the organizations that represent them; And (iv) prospects for the FFO.
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Annual Report 2016


Edition 6 | Data as of December 2016
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Case Study: Blending Happiness and Hazelnuts with Finance


Mountain Hazelnut’s business model is deceptively simple but not without considerable risks. Using hazelnut saplings grown in their own nursery in Bhutan, Mountain Hazelnuts distribute them to farmers to plant on fallow land that has no commercial use.

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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