70,000 households to benefit from Islamic Development Bank’s Rice Value Chain Project in Niger Republic
At least 70 thousand households will benefit from the flagship Rice Value Chain Project introduced by the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) in Niger Republic. The Rice Value Chain Programme is an ambitious project that will help IsDB member countries to achieve self-sufficiency in food production, alleviate poverty and create employment for youth, women and build the capacity of farmers.
The First FAO / WHO / AU International Food Safety Conference Addis Ababa, 12-13 February 2019
With an estimated 600 million cases of foodborne illnesses annually, unsafe food is a threat to human health and economies, disproportionally affecting vulnerable and marginalized people, especially women and children, populations affected by conflict and migrants.
Scientists who have accomplished outstanding achievements, which are reported as major technological innovation and scientific advancement to sustainable development benefitting the member countries and/or Muslim communities in non-member countries are eligible to apply for the Prize.
Iran private sector eyes $3b in annual trade with Syria
Iran’s private sector businesses can export foodstuffs and construction materials to Syria as well as offer technical services in rebuilding the war-torn country, Iran Chamber of Commerce president says.