UN food and agriculture agencies and other partners gather in Rome to share rural development and agriculture knowledge, experience and insights
IFAD release, September 2011

ROME, ITALY: The Second Global AgriKnowledge Share Fair, hosted by IFAD, is taking place in Rome from 26 to 29 September 2011. It aims to provide a forum for participants to learn and share knowledge, experience and innovations on emerging trends relating to agriculture, climate change, food security, mobile technology, social media, and influence future rural development activities. Several discussions are of relevance to TK, indigenous peoples and local communities, including on: traditional crops; local seed enterprises; knowledge sharing and community empowerment; cooperatives and community-based enterprises; and community radio. Read the release … Visit the Fair’s website …