Local Economy against Poverty

Launched 15 years ago, the Great Green Wall for the Sahara and the Sahel project would have achieved only 4% of its objectives according to the implementation status report produced by the UNCCD in 2020. However, its ambition as much as its relevance are right and urgent. This pan-African initiative aims to combat desertification, land degradation and the effects of global warming, including extreme events such as droughts. This while seeking to improve the living conditions of the populations. How…...read more

05/31/2021 inAgrisud’s, Press, Event, Illustrate

(Français) A découvrir du 5 au 27 juin à l'espace Darwin à Bordeaux (entrée libre). Agrisud en collaboration avec le photographe Johnson Sabin propose une exposition photos sur l'agriculture familiale durable en Haïti. Organisée à l'occasion de la journée mondiale de l'environnement (5 juin), elle met en lumière le travail des agriculteurs et agricultrices haïtiens pour produire durablement, valoriser les espaces agricoles et préserver l’environnement. Ce reportage photos a été réalisé à partir de 2 projets menés par Agrisud en…...read more

The French version of our annual report is online. The English version will be soon available!...read more

Starting from January 28th, 2021, every Thursday and for 3 weeks, discover the vision of an expert or a professional on “Sustainable Solutions”. This new series completes the 5 videos “Stop aux idées reçues !” (“Stop to preconceived ideas!”) released at the end of 2020 by addressing Sustainable Solutions through 3 areas: academic, politics and company. The first video of this new series : “Climat et agroécologie, le duo gagnant !” (“Climate and agroecology, the winning duo!”) brings in Christian…...read more

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

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