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Final report on consultation on food security policy


The Food & Business Knowledge Platform (F&BKP) presents its final report (PDF) on the consultation on Dutch food security policy. The report analyzes all contributions to the consultation and presents a number of recommendations. The consultation was originally opened by the Food & Business Knowledge Platform (F&BKP) on July 1, 2014 and closed on September 15, 2014. […]

Summary of Outcomes Agri-ProFocus Expert Meeting Sustainable Agriculture – September 12, 2014


This expert meeting was organised toclarify different perspectives on agro-ecology and other approaches to promote sustainable agriculture, in the context of achieving food and nutrition security for all by 2030[1]. Meeting outcomes were expected to inform the upcoming Food Security policy note of Minister Ploumen and Secretary of State Dijksma, as well as the own practice of different stakeholders. A preparatory briefing note is available clarifying key concepts used.

Fair-time in Great Lakes region

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Within 10 days, 3 Agri-Finance Fairs have been held in Burundi (August 22-23), Rwanda (August 28-29) and DR Congo (August 28-30). Busy times for the Great Lakes region! Burundi In Burundi the fair was organised in a high seminary near the very small village of Kyama, Brururi. This site had been chosen to see the […]