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The story of agriculture and SDGs

The story of agriculture and SDGs

Investing in the agricultural sector can address not only hunger and malnutrition but also other challenges including poverty, water, and energy use, climate change, and unsustainable production and consumption. Together, we must mobilize scientific, technological, and social movements to address these challenges together. Explore more about agriculture’s role in the SDGs like HUNGER, MALNUTRITION & …

Agriculture across the SDGs

Agriculture across the SDGs

Goal 1: Poverty Alleviation Rural people represent the largest segment of the world’s extreme poor by far more than 70% of the total. Growth in agriculture is at least twice as effective in reducing poverty than from any other sector. Goal 4: Education The agricultural extension enables farmers to access the skills, tools, inputs, and …

Second Rwenzori youth for peace conference

Second Rwenzori youth for peace conference

The conference was being held at the Kasese District Multipurpose Hall, located opposite of the Kasese Airfield on Kasese-Fort Portal road. The Rwenzori region has a long history of conflict and violence caused by economic and cultural injustices that are accelerated by tribal clashes. This regular and reoccurring fighting has caused death and destruction as …