COVID-19 Agri-Information Hub/Governments’ Support
What you need to know about governments’ actions to support farmers under emergency conditions of COVID-19 pandemic.
Launch of massive mask purchase for Farmers and their farmworkers Based on the needs expressed by farmers, the Fédération Nationale des Syndicats d'Exploitants Agricoles (FNSEA) proposed a joint operation for the collective purchase of protective masks. This approach aims to [...]
COVID-19: NFU UK launches a central online recruitment hub to tackle the issues affecting labour on the farms
Over recent weeks, the NFU has been in close contact with the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) on the issues affecting labour on the farm due to the coronavirus pandemic. As a result, Pick For Britain, a [...]
Form a National Food & Nutrition Security Task Force to Avert the Effects COVID-19 Pandemic in Uganda
By Dr Dick Nuwamanya Kamuganga, President, Uganda National Farmers Federation (UNFFE) We are entering into uncertain times. On 30th March 2020, the President issued public health guidelines in response to the rapidly and aggressively spreading COVID-19 pandemic. As of today, [...]