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Global MDG 2011 Report and Millennium Development Goals for Trinidad and Tobago

Millennium Development Goals (MDG’s) which was established following the Millennium Summit of the United Nations in 2000 after the adoption of the United Nations Millennium Declaration by 189 United Nations Member states and At least 23 International Organizations, which have committed to achieve the eight MDG’s by 2015.

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The International Year of Family Farming

The 2014 International Year of Family Farming (IYFF) aims to raise the profile of family farming and smallholder farming by focusing world attention on its significant role in eradicating hunger and poverty, providing food security and nutrition, improving livelihoods, managing natural resources, protecting the environment, and achieving sustainable development, in particular in rural areas. Read More »