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Disaster Risk Reduction for the Americas

13 Mar, 2017 - By

Last week Isabelle Hachette of World Accord took part in the international forum in Montreal that looks at Disaster Risk Reduction (DDR) for the Americas.   The end result was a statement from Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) on DDR.  You can read the statement in English here.  It is also available in French  ici.

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Reaching Out – the Aig4Ag briefing paper for the Government of Canada.

14 Feb, 2017 - By

Founded on our agricultural experience and expertise, Canada has the opportunity to take a leading role in improving the lives of the poorest and most vulnerable, wherever they are, and driving achievement of a significant number of the goals outlined in the UN’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.  To learn more about this please click […]

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Aid4Ag Releases Water Brief

Aid4Ag Releases Water Brief

30 Jan, 2017 - By

World Accord is proud to be a part of the Aid for Agriculture campaign (Aid4Ag) which aims to convince Canada to focus more aid funds on agricultural pursuits globally.  Here is an excerpt from the Water Brief entitled “Taking Root”, which is available to view or download in French and English below. This two page […]

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University of Guelph Students Help World Accord Link New Technologies with Sustainable Agriculture

09 Jan, 2017 - By

Last fall, students in international development from the University of Guelph collaborated with World Accord on an analysis of the use of new technologies in information and communication in the agricultural sector. This class helped us answer the question: “How can we harness technological innovation in the Toronto/Waterloo corridor to help small farmers around the […]

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