As a contribution to the International Year of Family Farming (IYFF), the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), a specialized United Nations agency and the only international financial institution within the UN family, is launching the AgTalks series.
The objective of AgTalks is to present the human face of family farming by sharing the latest policy research findings, as well as different viewpoints on smallholder farming.
The series aims to bring forward the latest thinking, trends and research regarding policies and innovations in small-scale family farming.
Participants are encouraged to share their ideas, views and insights via social media channels using #agtalks hashtag. The virtual audience may follow the proceedings and interact with the prominent guests on the social media channels listed below and via webcasting.