|Centre to work with Netherlands on Sahel and Horn of Africa projects||July 24, 2013||
The Dutch Government has announced it will invest €40 million over the next 5 years in rural development in the Sahel and Horn of Africa.
|Centre pioneers renewable energy in Indonesian province||July 22, 2013||
Since 2005, the World Agroforestry Centre has been helping to generate electricity in the Indonesia province of Jambi using water turbines.
|Rise in trees on farm calls for a rethink in forest research||July 22, 2013||
It is commonly believed that the disappearance of forests will have a profound impact on the poor, but the UN Development Programme’s Human Development Index is rising and tree cover on agricultura
|Comparing options for low emission development strategies||July 22, 2013||
Low Emissions Development Strategies (LEDS) are a means for countries to adopt natural resource use technologies and production practices characterized by low greenhouse gas emissions.
|Kenya Forest Service awarded for Mau management||July 19, 2013||
The Kenya Forest Service has won the international Edouard Saouma award for its work in ensuring sustainable benefits from forests and agroforestry systems in the Mau complex.
|Indigenous Brazilians managing livelihoods and forests||July 19, 2013||
The indigenous Terena people of Brazil are benefiting from training in handling and processing manioc as part of project that will see them use the extra income to support agroforestry projects.
|Agricultural research in India celebrates a milestone||July 18, 2013||
Commemorating 85 years of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), President Pranab Mukherjee has called for researchers to find solutions to challenges being faced by Indian agriculture
|Coffee company to extend social and environmental initiatives||July 17, 2013||
|Safeguards needed to encourage private sector investment in REDD+||July 17, 2013||
The private sector is being called on to provide finance for REDD+ but businesses say they first need to see evidence of effective forest governance.
|CGIAR to play key role in Africa Science Week||July 17, 2013||
The role of agricultural science and innovation in tackling food security in Africa is under discussion during the sixth Africa Agricultural Science Week, underway in Accra, Ghana.