Indigenous people around the globe, who are maintaining areas of forest, play a critical role in tackling climate change.
Chinese news agency, Xinhua, reports that Vietnam is one of the world’s largest coffee exporters and production increased 14 fold between 1990 and 2013.
With the International Year of Family Farming taking place in 2013, renowned Indian agricultural scientist, M S Swaminathan looks at what is needed to support these most important of producers in a
Diversifying production could help farmers in West and Central Africa increase the value of their cocoa agroforestry systems.
The International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO), of which the World Agroforestry Centre is a member, will hold its 24th World Congress from 5 to 11 October 2014 in Salt Lake City,
Agroforestry is helping farmers in Mali increase their resilience to the impacts of drought and climate change and providing them with a range of products.
Nigeria is home to a wide range of plant species with medicinal value, but the potential of many of these is yet to be unearthed, reports an article in Punch.
Watershed areas are the most appropriate landscape units to manage natural resources, writes Edi Purwanto, Director of Tropenbos International’s Indonesia Program in an article in the Jakarta P
African leaders have agreed to end hunger and cut poverty in half by 2025 by signing the Malabo Declaration during a meeting of the Assembly of the African Union Heads of State and Government.
The imminent food security crisis in the Asia Pacific region will be the focus of a summit to be attended by representatives from over 300 governments, UN and intergovernmental agencies, NGOs, deve