23 Feb, 2016

FAO Report: Supporting rural youth entrepreneurship to reduce migration in Honduras

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From FAO  In case you missed it, learn about the work that FAO is doing for youth in Honduras through this report on decent employment opportunities for rural youth: Country: Honduras; Americas Abstract: In Honduras, rural youth face considerable challenges in accessing productive and decent employment opportunities. Consequently, many young people have sought opportunities elsewhere. In 2010, the

15 Feb, 2016

The potential of agricultural biotechnologies in assisting family farmers

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From FAO Tools to help fight hunger and to improve food systems - FAO symposium Much more must be done to ensure that family farmers, especially those in developing countries, have access to agricultural biotechnologies that can make their activities more productive and sustainable in the face of major challenges such as climate change and

9 Jun, 2015

Wanted: Young, passionate people to speak up at the World Forestry Congress

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Are you: 18–35 years old? Actively involved in a youth-led initiative or project created to benefit people, forests and the environment? Interested in sharing your success stories and lessons learned with the global forestry audience? Interested in having your project/initiative profiled at the XIV World Forestry Congress? Apply to be an inspiring youth speaker and