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UNDP and FAO hold first virtual dialogue on youth digital innovation solutions for food and agriculture

The UNDP Global Centre in Singapore and FAO recently co-hosted the first virtual Digital Innovation Dialogue on Youth Digital Innovation Solutions for Food and Agriculture.  


UNDP’s AgriTech initiative: Cultiv@te finalists announced

On 12 November 2019, the UNDP announced a call for applications for startups and R&D teams to apply to the Cultiv@te initiative to solve these agriculture issues as identified by Country Offices…  


Global Marine Commodities (GMC) Project: Our Model and Early Results

The GMC Project: Our Model and Early Results describes UNDP's unique approach to engaging different public and private sector actors along the seafood supply chain to drive sustainability into 9…  


Gender Mainstreaming in Agricultural Supply Chains Can Accelerate Good Growth

This report seeks to underline the added value of using a gender lens in the design and implementation of activities in agricultural supply chains.  


UNDP and FAO partner on agriculture and land-use planning to support developing countries in accelerating ambition on climate actions

The Government of Germany announced a €20 million trust fund for a joint collaboration between UNDP and the FAO that will support developing countries in building more effective agriculture and…  


Climate Change and the Rise of Poverty

Today over 2 billion people - one third of the global population - are poor or near-poor and face persistent threats to their livelihoods, including from climate change.  


Protecting the fish that swim in sunlight

Twelve years ago, in a restaurant in Puntarenas on the pacific coast of Costa Rica, a group of long line fishermen sat down to eat with three UNDP conservation specialists.  


Creating a Sustainable Food Future

Creating a sustainable food future: A Menu of Solutions to Feed Nearly 10 Billion People by 2050  


Our planet’s agricultural moonshot

We need to change the way we farm, the way we eat and the way we think if we as a civilization are going to survive the catastrophic impacts that climate change is already bringing to our people and…  


From 'the merchant of Venice' to our time - Climate insurance tales

Testing accessible and affordable crop insurance for poor farmers, who are vulnerable to climate change effects in the Philippines  

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