SDC Agriculture and Food Security Network

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Newsletter A+FS and e+i / April 2017

This issue features a video statement by Pio Wennubst - SDC Vice-Director and Head of Global Cooperation -  on Urban-Rural Development Dynamics, Members' articles on malnutrition and on a NRM project in Afghanistan and ... [read more]

Urban-Rural Dynamics - New Network Focus Area

The A+FS Network takes part in an SDC reflection process on urban and peri-urban development. With its new focus area "urban-rural dynamics" the A+FS Network informs about the context, key documents and the ongoing reflection process. [read more]

Photo: Luca Sola/FAO

SDC and Agricultural Insurance

The poorest farmers in the countries of the South are not insured against climate hazards. Micro-insurance aims to mitigate this problem, but achieving this means meeting a triple challenge: it has to be effective, accessible and sustainable... [read more]