The Global Launch of the UNDFF took place at FAO headquarters in Rome on Wednesday 29 May 2019, co-organized by FAO and IFAD as the Joint Secretariat of the UN Decade. The Launch was preceded on 27 and 28 May 2019 by farmers’ knowledge exchange sessions and regional dialogues on priorities for the implementation of the Decade, open to the participation of representatives of the relevant stakeholders (Governments, Civil Society Organizations, producers’ organizations, Academia, and the Private Sector).

As member of the ISC UNDFF, the World Farmers’ Organisation is ready and willing to work with all the fellow farmers’ organizations and other relevant stakeholders to develop and implement policies to support family farmers, putting forward collective and coherent actions that can be taken during the next ten years.

Listen to the inspiring speech given by the WFO President for the official launch of the United Nations Decade of Family Farming (2019-2028)