Application Due Date: 28 February 2019
FAO and the Federal Government of Switzerland are contacting people, personal business or organizations to send an election for among the following classifications prior to 28 February 2019
- Award for Digitalization and Development for Sustainable Food Systems (USD 40 000)– Developments that affect more than one level of supply chain and enhance the link in between farmers and customers
- Award for Developments that empower youth in farming and food systems( USD 20 000) — Developments that empower youth (under 35) in farming and food systems
Agricultural development is the procedure where people or companies bring brand-new or current items, procedures or methods of company into usage for the very first time in a particular context in order to increase efficiency, competitiveness, durability to shocks or ecological sustainability and consequently add to food security and nutrition, financial advancement or sustainable natural deposit management. The Federal Federal Government of Switzerland is pleased to sponsor an International Development Award for Sustainable Food and Farming(the Award).
FAO wishes to hear how your development is adding to the international effort to reach No Appetite.