FOOD SECURITY : THE KEY ROLE OF RURAL WOMEN FOR SUSTAINABLE AND FAIR AGRICULTURE

Special Programme of the African Women’s Forum

In the framework of the 20th Annual Session of the Homeland & Global Security Forum, to take place in Geneva (Switzerland) from October 24 to 27 2018, the African Women’s Forum organizes a Special Programme addressing the Key role of rural Women for sustainable and fair Agriculture.

Among the topics to be addressed :

  • Food security and the fight against poverty require the empowerment of women in rural areas
  • Threats to sustainable agriculture in Africa: how to build resilience against the effects of climate change
  • For an inclusive development of African agriculture : the need to encourage and support women-led agro-cooperatives
  • The income and living conditions of farmers must be improved through the sustained development of the agricultural value chain

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October 24 to 27, 2018
Geneva
Switzerland
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