This topic covers a wide range of issues relevant to agriculture and rural development, extending to climate change, water, land, territorial development, innovation, risk management, commodities, livestock, SPS, access to markets, farmers' organisations, etc. and cross-cutting issues. It provides access to essential reading materials on these themes, EC practical tools and seminar contents, and links to partners and experts in the the field.
The brief provides EU staff with an overview of the modalities through which social transfers can be deployed to improve the sustainability of natural resource-based economic activities, thereby reconciling poverty reduction and resource conservation objective.
Communication and awarness raising is one of the pillars in the GMES and Africa Support Programme. In order to guide the communication activities and engage stakeholders, the programme has developed its sCommunication and Engagement Strategy. Interested? download the attached document.
The Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Laaulialemalietoa Leuatea Schmidt, launched four major initiatives to boost the development of the Fisheries sector last week.
Held at the Fisheries Wharf, the initiatives included: