Family farming matters in South-South cooperation

Cooperation between countries of the developing South took a step forward with the recent signing of international agreements in Brazil aimed at stimulating public policies to support small-scale farmers. The delegates from Brazil, China, India and South Africa signed the agreements at the meeting of MERCOSUR (Southern Common Market). The agreements include technology and knowledge transfer, as well as financial aid, to countries such as Ghana, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Ivory Coast and Rwanda. Read more here.

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