The Republic of Cameroon and IFAD signed an agreement to finance a project that will help to establish over 300 small enterprises in the fish farming sector. The new project is expected to create 1,500 new jobs.
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In Davos, IFAD highlights the important role government, business and civil society can play in tackling growing hunger and inequality by helping small farmers adapt to climate change and increase global food production
The Paris Agreement, reached by 196 countries, recognizes the importance of safeguarding food security and ending hunger, and the particular vulnerabilities of food production systems to the adverse impacts of climate change.Read More
The Spotlight on Environment and Climate page looks at how IFAD-supported projects in the West and Central Africa region are working with smallholder farmers to promote adaptation to climate change. Read more