Due Date: February 28, 2019

Applications are welcomed for the UN FAO International Development Award for Sustainable Food and Farming 2019 The Award looks for to demonstrate how developments around the globe are adding to the international effort to reach Absolutely no Cravings. FAO thinks that development is the main driving force for accomplishing a world devoid of appetite and poor nutrition, where food and farming add to decreasing hardship in a financially, socially and ecologically sustainable method.

There are 2 classifications of awards:

  • Award for Digitalization and Development for Sustainable Food Systems: 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: Developments that enhance the function of youth (under 35) in farming and food systems.


  • Award for Digitalization and Development for Sustainable Food Systems– USD $40,000
  • Award for Developments that empower youth in farming and food systems USD $20,000


  • No candidates under the age of 18 will be thought about for the Award;-LRB- **************).
  • Both classifications of the award think about developments that have actually been effectively executed and confirmed. The Award is provided for developments executed throughout the biennium preceding the present one;-LRB- **************).
  • People, personal business and organizations accountable for a development that has actually shown specific effectiveness and utilized unique tools, services or products to boost and promote sustainable food and farming can use;-LRB- **************).
  • Election forms that are insufficient, do not abide by the terms, or are sent beyond the due date, according to the directions supplied, will not be thought about.

Choice Requirements

  • Quality and benefit of the development
  • Prospective advantage, effect and sustainability
  • Scalability
  • Worth for cash


Download the election type, terms here

For additional information, see UN FAO

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