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DAPA-Linking Farmers to Market’s article wins an award from Banco de la República

CIAT’s Linking Farmers to Market’s (LFM) article, written by Rafael Isidro Parra-Peña (LFM-CIAT),  Mark Lundy (LFM-CIAT) and Barry Reilly (U. of Susse Read more...

Facts about deforestation, coca crops and the conflict in Colombia

In the first blog post in our series on conflict and deforestation, we outlined the potential drivers of deforestation in Colombia and discussed evide Read more...

Forest and conflicts in Colombia: Exploitation of natural resources or gunpoint conservation?

According to FAO around 129 millions of hectares of forests, accounting for an area about the size of South Africa, have been lost to deforestation wo Read more...

LFM-DAPA present at the Agri-PPP Expert meeting at FAO in Rome

Last week CIAT’s Linking Farmers to Markets team participated in the FAO expert meeting for Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) for Agribusiness Develop Read more...

The performance of Colombia’s productive partnerships 2010-2014

Since 2002, the Rural Productive Partnerships Project (Projecto Apoyo a Alianzas Productivas – PAAP in Spanish) is part of a series of initiatives by Read more...

How violence affects farmers in Colombia and beyond

Civil war and armed conflicts around the world have had grave impacts on farmers as they often mainly affect rural areas. Violence and the uncertain e Read more...

Violence incidents and the durations of agribusiness of smallholder farmers: evidence from Colombia

During the last year I’ve been studying agribusiness contract durations to investigate the effects of violence events on their survival in Colombia. I Read more...

PROMOTING SMALLHOLDER INCLUSIVE AGRIBUSINESS IN COLOMBIA: THE PAAP PROJECT

(En español) PROMOVIENDO LOS AGRO-NEGOCIOS DE LOS PEQUEÑOS PRODUCTORES EN COLOMBIA: EL PROYECTO PAAP The Linking Farmers to Markets (LFM) research tea Read more...

Young Researcher Wanted LFM-DAPA, Colombia

The «Linking Farmers to Markets (LFM)» unit of Decision and Policy Analysis (DAPA) of the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) is seek Read more...

Desarrollo rural, clave para la paz en Colombia

Haciendo analísis de política: El propósito de esta entrada al Blog es exponer una serie de recomendaciones abiertas y, no ajenas a discusión, de anál Read more...

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