Advancing Rural Communication
We are pleased to invite you to the launch of the “Family Farming at the hearth of Sustainable food systems in Africa” a UNDFF awareness campaign 2021. As part of its contribution to the UN Decade of Family Farming (UNDFF), Yenkasa Africa, a regional communication initiative promoted by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Farm Radio International (FRI), AMARC and farmer organizations (among which La Via Campesina, PAFO, ROPPA, PROPAC) conducts a communication campaign addressed
A new Yenkasa Africa awareness campaign for the UNDFF has been launched by family farmers’ organizations, FAO, and communication networks and institutions. The theme of the campaign is “Family farming at the heart of sustainable food systems” and it focuses on the contribution of family farming in achieving sustainable food systems. In particular, the campaign will give visibility to the progress of the UNDFF through the National Action Plans, policy
In the Spotlight
Watch the video from the campaign launch, featuring: Guilherme Brady, FAO- UNDFF Team Leader Silvia San-Marco, FAO ComDev Zoie Jones, FAO Regional Communication Officer for Africa Uloma Mezie-Osuocha, FAO ComDev Francesco Diasio, FAO ComDev Mario Acunzo, FAO ComDev Team Leader The PowerPoint slides presented during the launch event can be found HERE Access the campaign materials HERE
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