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SAVE THE DATE! “Regional Dialogue on The UNDFF” on 19 May 2022 @ 10:00 am (Cairo time)

Regional Dialogue on the UNDFF

Leveraging the role of family farming towards more productive and resilient food systems in response to crises in the NENA region

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) invite you to attend the Regional Dialogue on the UNDFF in the NENA region. The dialogue will be held online on May 19th2022 from 10 am to 1 pm Cairo time. This Regional Dialogue will feed to the Global Forum of the UN Decade of Family Farming 2019 – 2028 (UNDFF) to assess the main challenges faced and identify the policy areas and key topics that emerge as priorities to focus on for the next period of implementation of the Decade.

Marcello Scalisi, UNIMED Director, will contribute to the discussion explaining the first results of the project UNIMED and FAO are carrying out in the region. To improve the exchange of knowledge and best practices on family farming, the project supports the mapping and analysis of existing initiatives and policies relevant to family farming in the in the European and Central Asian regions as well as in the region of Near East and North Africa (MENA).

You can find the concept note and the detailed programme here

Simultaneous interpretation will be available in Arabic, English and French.

 To attend, please make sure to register using this link: https://bit.ly/3LffzyE