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The website conveys specific, helpful information and herewith supports the work of the members. Furthermore the website positions the Platform as a forum that is engaged in knowledge-sharing, advocacy and networking. The latest section aims to improve the interaction between members and raise awareness about agriculture and rural development policies by offering reliable and synthesised information about international and members’ related news and activities in ARD.

The Future of the Rural World

Agenda 2030 | Berlin | Germany | 28 Apr 2017 | BMZ invited international actors to attend the G20 conference "ONE WORLD – No Hunger. Future of the Rural World" in Berlin on 27 and 28 April 2017.

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Inclusive agribusiness: what to expect from donors?

Private Sector and Trade | Online | 19 April 2017 |
Donors are often hard pressed to prove that their investments in development initiatives are paying off. Several monitoring and evaluation reports of the initiatives that they fund are produced every year which try to make a picture of the impact of such efforts.

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ODA - how important is it?

Agenda 2030 | Paris| France| 5 Apr 2017 | SDGs are a collective mandate for all countries and institutions and the private sector is picking up on them as a business model.

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Brussels Briefing - Urban Linkages in Africa

Agenda 2030 | Brussels| Belgium| 22 Mar 2017 | International community needs to focus on young people from rural areas and encourage their participation in political discussions about rural transformation.

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Moringa oleifera - A promising approach to combat malnutrition?

Nutrition | Bonn | Germany | 12 Apr 2017 |  Moringa is a well-known “superfood” offering an endless variety of health benefits. But how can the green leafy plant effectively be used in the global fight against malnutrition?

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A tool for assessing the gender-responsiveness of agribusiness initiatives

Gender | Bristol | United Kingdom | 06 April 2017 Evidence demonstrates that greater attention to addressing gender inequalities results in improved productivity and more sustainable outcomes.

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Uni Helsinki research on adolescent girls in Mozambique

Nutrition | Helsinki | Finland | 17 Mar 2017 | In developing countries, children and women suffer the most from hunger and adverse effects of malnutrition. It has been estimated that maternal and child undernutrition is the underlying cause of more than 3 million child deaths yearly.

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ICTs importance for implementing the SDGs

Agenda 2030 | Bonn| Germany| 15 Mar 2017 | Established and non-traditional donors are focusing efforts on the use of information and communications technology to support the implementation of the SDGs and transfer the advantages of the technological revolution to the most vulnerable.

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Learning Journey Urban, Peri-Urban Development Dynamics

Agenda 2030 | Bern | Switzerland | 9 Feb 2017 | SDC is announcing an exciting learning journey on "Urban, Peri-Urban Development Dynamics". SDC recognised that urban and peri-urban development is becoming increasinlgy important in view of the global trends of an "urbanized world".

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