JUST RELEASED! E-LEARNING COURSE ON COMMUNICATION FOR RURAL DEVELOPMENT
FAO launched a new resource on participatory rural communication offering a free, self-paced and interactive e-learning experience.
The course guides learners in designing and implementing ComDev strategies to address the knowledge and information needs of rural actors and engage them in agricultural and rural development initiatives.
Discussing the role of ICTs and RCS for family farmers in NENA region
KariaNet and FAO invite specialists and practitioners from Near East and North Africa to take part in an online survey and discussion on ICT applications and rural communication services to address the challenges faced by small-scale family farmers, women and rural youth. Read more
Family farmers making waves in Argentina
"Sembramos Palabras, Cosechamos Derechos" (Sowing Words, Harvest Rights) is a community media initiative led by the Argentinian Institute of Agricultural Technology and the national Forum on Community Radios. It gives voice to 19 rural radios managed by farmer organizations in rural and peri-urban areas across the country. Read more
Communication for land governance in Guatemala
A ComDev initiative promoted by FAO in Guatemala is using participatory communication methods and audiovisual materials to enable the informed and active participation of farming and indigenous communities in decision-making about governance of their communal lands. Read more
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