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Celebrating South-South Cooperation, innovative partnerships for tackling food insecurity and poverty

November 27th, 2019 / ReliefWeb

Uganda event marks 10th Anniversary of the FAO-China South-South Cooperation (SSC) Programme

25 November, Kampala, Uganda – Through South-South Cooperation, countries across the global South are successfully exchanging technical expertise and building innovative partnerships, which if strengthened, can continue to play a crucial role in the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.

This …

Farmers in developing countries benefit more from GM crops than developed world ones

January 13th, 2017 / Georgetown Journal of International Affairs, US

… The benefits vary by the type of GM technology used. Insect-resistant crops result in larger income gains and pesticide reductions than do herbicide-tolerant crops. The meta-analysis also showed geographic variation; in particular, farmers in developing countries benefit more from GM crop adoption than do farmers in developed countries. The …