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United Nations, Dec 21 (Canadian-Media): It has been declared by the United Nations that International Year of Plant Health (IYPH) would be observed from 2020, United Nations reports said.
This observation provides once in a lifetime opportunity to raise global awareness on how protecting plant health can help end hunger, reduce poverty, protect the environment, and boost economic development.
FAO works with different stakeholders to empower youth to engage in responsible investment in agriculture, following the CFS Principles for Responsible Investment in Agriculture and Food Systems. This is done by creating institutional, policy and incentive frameworks that account for the needs of youth, as well as equipping young agri-entrepreneurs with the skills they need to make their businesses thrive. The following publications have been designed to facilitate this process.