Research by the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) shows that children living in areas of Africa with heavy tree cover tend to have more nutritious diets.
Farmer field schools in Ethiopia are helping to introduce commercial tree enterprises that benefit communities and the environment.
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, is set to open the World Congress on Agroforestry2014, demonstrating the importance the country places on trees on farms and in the landscape to bolst
The names of 100 African crop species whose genomes will be sequenced, assembled and annotated through the African Orphan Crops Consortium have been announced.
Dryland communities in Ethiopia will benefit from a new project aimed at moving from subsistence farming to sustainable rural development through increased food and water security and better access
In an article in The Inquirer about the possible need for food aid to victims of Typhoon Yolanda to extend until the next rice planting season, comes a call for funding to help rebuild agr
A change in traditional practices among pastoralists in Uganda is paying off as they venture into agroforestry, mixed farming, bee keeping and other forms of agriculture.
Creating ‘climate-smart territories’ – places where ecosystem services are maintained, human wellbeing is improved and mitigation and adaptation optimized – is the subject of a post on the blog of
The cultivation and commercialization of indigenous fruit trees is being promoted in the province of Apayao in the Philippines to help alleviate poverty.
The highly successful East Africa Dairy Development (EADD) project is set to expand thanks to a grant of $25.5 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.