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Agriculture, Fisheries → Farming

UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 2: Zero Hunger

Organizations relating to Farming

International Amalgamation of Unions of Automobile and Farm Machinery Workers / Moscow, Russia
Fondation TerrEspoir / Bussigny, Switzerland / Est. 1996
Animal Production and Health Commission for Asia and the Pacific / Bangkok, Thailand / Est. 1975
Peace Farm / Panhandle TX, USA / Est. 1986
Genetic Resources Center / Est. 1989
Zgromadzenie Braci Slug Maryi Niepokalanej / Nowe Miasto nad Pilica, Poland / Est. 1885
Swedish Society Against Painful Experiments on Animals / Est. 1882
Centre for Integrated Regional Development Bwamanda-Belgium / Heverlee, Belgium / Est. 1969
GRAIN / Barcelona, Spain / Est. 1990
Committee of Professional Agricultural Organizations in the EU / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1958
International Society of Livestock Husbandry / Munich, Germany / Est. 1978
UPA International Development / Longueuil QC, Canada / Est. 1993
Asian Farmers\'Association for Sustainable Rural Development / Quezon City, Philippines / Est. 2002
Asian Partnership for the Development of Human Resources in Rural Asia / Quezon City, Philippines / Est. 1994
Rikolto / Leuven, Belgium / Est. 1980
International Farming Systems Association / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1989
Citizens Network for Foreign Affairs / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1986
Network of Asia and Pacific Producers / Bangalore, India / Est. 2007
International Rice Research Institute / Manila, Philippines / Est. 1960
All Africa Farmers Network / Accra, Ghana
International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center / Mexico City, Mexico / Est. 1966
Agriterra / Arnhem, Netherlands / Est. 1997
European Forum on Nature Conservation and Pastoralism / Lampeter, UK
West African Network of Farmers\' Organizations and Agricultural Producers / Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso / Est. 2000
International Nature Farming Research Center / Atami, Japan / Est. 1982

View all profiles (94 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

World Problems relating to Farming

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Stagnated development of agricultural production
Unsanitary and inhumane food animal conditions
Intensive farming
Inappropriate tree plantations
Slash-and-burn farming
Declining agricultural work
Threatened habitats of wastewater treatment areas
Animal malformation in factory farming
Cruelty to animals in factory farming
Animal stress in factory farming
Crop pests and diseases
Exploitative agribusiness
Excessive commercial exploitation of farm animals by industrial concerns
Inadequate farm crop diversity
Landlessness
Maldistribution of agricultural land
Misuse of agricultural chemicals
Overdependence on few crop species
Unavailability of farming land
Declining breeds of domesticated animals
Threatened family farms
Health risks to workers in agricultural and livestock production
Misuse of agricultural resources for production of animal feed
Inappropriate agricultural subsidies for chemicalized farming
Counter-productive agricultural subsidies

Action Strategies relating to Farming

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Accelerating use of agricultural water use technologies
Ensuring sustainable agricultural development
Using wind power
Monitoring livestock productivity
Developing presently unusable farming land
Using agroecology
Conserving endangered species of farm animals
Increasing small farmers enterprise and income
Farming organically
Training mountain communities in integrated environmental management
Promoting agricultural innovation
Demonstrating new agricultural methods
Informing about sustainable agriculture
Providing alternative to traditional agricultural methodology
Increasing efficiency of manual farming
Improving farming systems
Developing technology with farmers
Improving land and water management by farmers in arid regions
Updating methods of agricultural production
Providing incentives to farmers for biodiversity conservation
Informing on agricultural developments
Practicing silviculture
Growing narcotic crops
Utilizing animals in farming
Improving housing and penning of domestic animals

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