IIED at the 2022 Nature-based Solutions Conference

The Nature-based Solutions Conference at the University of Oxford from 5-7 July aims to enhance understanding of the value of nature-based solutions (NbS) to societal challenges and to help ensure they support thriving human societies and ecosystems without...

Nigerian youths charged to embrace agriculture

The Executive Director, Foundation for peace, Hope and Conflict Management, Rev. Fr. Professor Anthony Bature, has • said that agriculture remains a veritable means of eradicating poverty and ending food insufficiency in any nation. Charging Nigerian youths to take...

Making the Farmer King: Why Fair Trade Is a Big Deal

Looking through my grandfather’s diary 25 years after his death, I got some insights into the life of a farmer. Although he had three farms which would have added up to at least 100 acres of farmland, he was not conversant with climate adaptive farming and lived in...

Investing in livestock, empowering women in post Covid-19 food systems

Investing in livestock, empowering women in post Covid-19 food systems There is a direct correlation between livestock and land that is at the heart of women’s marginalization from benefiting from livestock production. Due to the predominance of patriarchal norms...