UN Gender Focus: Syrian women, workplace sexual abuse and agricultural workers

“Invisible” impact of Syrian civil war destroying family life: UNFPA

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West Africa poised to experience “huge” agricultural growth

There are huge opportunities for agricultural growth in West Africa where a growing population and rising middle class have led to increased consumer demands for greater food diversity, convenience and affordability.

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UN hails European Union for signing global pact on agricultural biodiversity

The 15 member countries of the European Union (EU) plus the European Community today signed the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture – a move which was immediately hailed by United Nations officials.