Spring Meetings | April 21, 2018

Experts from development, governments and business worlds discuss opportunities to scale-up investments in agriculture.

World Bank Live Event: Financing the Future of Food
Report | April 16, 2018

Agriculture is key to poverty reduction in Afghanistan, primarily through job creation, improved productivity, and inclusiveness.

Agriculture is the backbone of #Afghanistan’s rural economy, with enormous job potential for women.
Video | April 9, 2018

A powerful new tool gathers and monitors agricultural meteorological data across the globe to help avert the next food crisis.

The Agricultural Observatory offers a way to place the power of data and analytics in the hands of smallholder farmers. Photo: CIMMYT


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