Local Economy against Poverty

Every Thursday, and for 5 weeks, Agrisud broadcasts on its social media, a 2-minute video presenting a solution "to Produce and Consume better”. Through these videos, Agrisud says Stop to preconceived ideas! and highlights key points for developing sustainable agriculture and food systems. The first solution: "Agroecology" was broadcast this Thursday, November 19th on Agrisud's Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and Youtube Pages. Let's meet every Thursday to share these sustainable solutions together and make them known to those around you! ....read more

From October 15th to November 30rd will take place the ALIMENTERRE Festival, coordinated by the Comité Français pour la Solidarité Internationale (CFSI) of which Agrisud is a member. Each year, this festival aims to raise citizens' awareness of agricultural and food issues, in France and around the world, and to promote sustainable and fair food systems. Today's crisis highlight the vulnerability of our food systems. However, solutions exist to produce and consume sustainably, it is high time to consider them and to…...read more

In 2019, our teams and their partners carried out 33 projects in 14 countries: 4,014 new Very Small family farming Enterprises (VSEs) were thus supported, bringing their cumulative number since 1992 to 71,460. Find in our activity report all the figures and highlights of 2019, such as: the formalization of our "territory" approach to develop sustainable agriculture and territories our membership in the Groupe Initiatives to respond to issues shared with other NGOs Read the report...read more

For the past two years, the Agrisud Board of Directors and the General Management team have been working on the perspectives of the NGO and the evolution of its governance. This led to the election of Joël Lebreton as Chairman last September. Today, Elphège Ghestem-Zahir is appointed Managing Director. Yvonnick Huet hands over to Elphège after having managed Agrisud for 28 years, "the small NGO of a great cause" which he helped to create in 1992 alongside Jacques Baratier, and develop…...read more

This odd time that we are currently experiencing disrupts our usual activities in relation to this ever growing pandemic. In this context, our action of international solidarity is more useful than ever because, beyond the health aspect, the economic and social impact will be highly significant. . A reorganization that takes into account the situation in each country The 14 countries in which we operate are not spared, each at different levels. From Haiti to Vietnam via Senegal, Morocco or Madagascar,…...read more

(Français) Agrisud et l’Agence Française de Développement ont co-organisé le 29 janvier à Paris un événement pour la sortie du guide « Agriculture & Dynamiques de territoires ». Une présentation vidéo de la démarche « territoire » d’Agrisud a introduit deux tables rondes où plusieurs personnalités (pouvoirs publics, entreprises, société civile…) ont illustré les principes de sa mise en œuvre et souligné l’importance de cette approche selon différents points de vue. . La démarche « territoire » d’Agrisud formalisée dans un guide pour être mieux diffusée…...read more

The new Agrisud International guide "Agriculture and Dynamics of the territories" has just been published. It presents the knowledge acquired on the territorial approach in the agricultural sector. The double goal of this guide is to equip the stakeholders in the field and to provide guidance for decision-makers. . Sustainable agriculture is not just about farms! Improving the performance of agricultural systems and the living conditions of producers are often approached from the perspective of farm-centered support. But this is not enough…...read more

Civil society made its voice heard at COP14. After having participated actively in several sessions, side-events and round tables, Patrice Burger, President of CARI and member of the Board of Agrisud, read the last statement of CSO: . Listen to Patrice Burger reading the CSO Final Declaration (audio in french): [audio mp3="http://www.agrisud.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/AUDIO-2019-09-12-13-40-18-copie.mp3"][/audio] . Read the CSO Final Declaration: "Mr Chair, Over the past two weeks, the representatives of the 1000 registered CSOs have actively and passionately participated in all stages…...read more

(Français) « Dessine-moi la grand muraille verte ! » A l’occasion de la journée mondiale de lutte contre la désertification, le 17 juin, les organisateurs du Sommet Désertif’actions 2019 nous dévoilent les 2 grands gagnants du concours international lancé en parallèle de l’événement. Premier prix : Glez - Deuxième prix : El Marto Pour cette 3e édition, plus de 30 artistes se sont exprimés sur le thème : « L’initiative de la Grande Muraille Verte et du Sahel, une ligne de vie et d’espoir…...read more

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