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Meaning of "IFAD" in the English dictionary

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WHAT DOES IFAD MEAN IN ENGLISH?

IFAD

International Fund for Agricultural Development

The International Fund for Agricultural Development is a specialized agency of the United Nations dedicated to eradicating rural poverty in developing countries. It was established as an international financial institution in 1977 as one of the major outcomes of the 1974 World Food Conference. Seventy-five per cent of the world's poor live in rural areas in developing countries, yet only 4% of official development assistance goes to agriculture. The strategic policy of IFAD is detailed in Strategic Framework for IFAD 2011–2015: Enabling the Rural Poor to Overcome Poverty. Its headquarters is in Rome, Italy and is a member of the United Nations Development Group. Kanayo F. Nwanze, the current President of IFAD. The current President of the IFAD is Kanayo F. Nwanze from Nigeria, who was elected for a second-term four-year term in 2013.

Definition of IFAD in the English dictionary

The definition of IFAD in the dictionary is International Fund for Agricultural Development.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE IFAD

IED
IEE
Ieper
Ieyasu
if
if only
if the cap fits
if the worst comes to the worst
if you please
IFA
IFC
Ife
iff
iffier
iffiest
iffy
Ifni
IFP
IFR
IFS

WORDS THAT END LIKE IFAD

DipAD
LVAD
NAD
NEPAD
PAGAD
SPAD
UNCTAD
VAD

Synonyms and antonyms of IFAD in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «IFAD» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF IFAD

Find out the translation of IFAD to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of IFAD from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «IFAD» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

农发基金
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

FIDA
570 millions of speakers

English

IFAD
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

आईएफएडी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الصندوق
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

МФСР
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

IFAD
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ইফাদ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

FIDA
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

IFAD
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

IFAD
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

IFAD
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

IFAD
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

IFAD
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

IFAD
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அபிவிருத்திக்கான சர்வதேச நிதியம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

IFAD
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

UTKF
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

IFAD
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

IFAD
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

МФСР
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

IFAD
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

IFAD
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

IFAD
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

IFAD
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

IFAD
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of IFAD

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «IFAD»

The term «IFAD» is regularly used and occupies the 87.216 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «IFAD» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about IFAD

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «IFAD»

Discover the use of IFAD in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to IFAD and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and ...
development and dissemination of improved inputs - supported by the Rockefeller Foundation, the United States, and other donor governments, spawned rapid progress in agriculture and improved the lives of millions of people. However ...
2
Final Report 1980-1985 (ifad Ta A-d Grant)
BACKGR0UND The first formal contacts between CATIE and IFAD were in 1979. In December of that year CATIE submitted to IFAD the "Proposal to help small farmers increase food production in the Central American Isthmus"; this Proposal,  ...
3
Final Report Ifad's Role in Jamaica Prepared for the ...
11.4.10 Credit for Coffee, Cocoa and Other Tree Crops Whilst coffee and cocoa have scope for additional production, IFAD should bear in mind that coffee production is currently well supported by donors. It should also bear in mind that there ...
4
Principal Accomplishments of the Plant Production Department ...
IFAD support enabled the expansion of the CATIE graduate program to include courses in soil physics and management / plant breeding / and agroecosystems not previously offered. Eight of the 33 graduate theses produced by the Plant ...
5
Gender in Agriculture Sourcebook
Many other individuals inside and outside the World Bank, FAO, and IFAD provided useful inputs to this Sourcebook. They include the following: Festus Akinnifesi (World Agroforestry Center [ICRAF]); Keith Clifford Bell (World Bank); David ...
‎2009
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Catie 1984 Annual Report (ifad Ta 38-c Grant)
Curricular Aspects Twenty two graduate courses were offered to students during 1984. Seven were conducted by PPD personnel of whom three were members of the IFAD project. The four main areas of the courses were: background courses ...
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Catie 1984 Annual Report Annual Report Anuual Report (ifad ...
J I C I 0 I A Tor- a f O-5 _oiJa P-: This report summarizes the progress made by the Plant Production Department of CATIE under the TA Grant 38-D CATIE from IFAD. During the period covered by the Grant/ research was carried out on the ...
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Encyclopedia of the Developing World
The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN), was established as an international financial institution in 1977. The IFAD was a direct outcome of the resolutions proclaimed at the ...
Thomas M. Leonard, 2005
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2003-2004 IFPRI Annual Report: Agriculture, Food Security, ...
Cover Photo © 2004 IFAD/Jim Holmes Page 5 © 2004 IFAD/Louis Dematteis © 2004 IFPRI/Carole Douglis © 2004 Panos Pictures/Paul Lowe © 2004 Panos Pictures/Giacomo Pirozzi Page 6 © 2003 IFAD/Robert Grossman © 2004 Panos ...
International Food Policy Research Institute, 2004
10
Scaling Up in Agriculture, Rural Development, and Nutrition
With a target of taking 80 million rural poor out of poverty between 2012 and 2015, the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) has positioned itself as a significant financier for low-income developing countries and fragile states, ...
Johannes F. Linn, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «IFAD»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term IFAD is used in the context of the following news items.
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Indian agriculture needs greater entrepreneurship: Ashwani Muthoo …
Ashwani Muthoo, Deputy Director of the Independent Office of Evaluation, IFAD, talks to development journalist Ashok Kumar about the ... «Zee News, Jul 15»
2
EU and FAO launch new programs to boost food and nutrition …
A recent report by FAO, the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), and the World Food Program (WFP) estimates that ... «eTurboNews, Jul 15»
3
allAfrica.com: Africa: Investing in a Future Free From Hunger
... (WFP) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) that details the investments needed to eradicate world hunger by 2030 ... «AllAfrica.com, Jul 15»
4
UN: Migrants in Europe Sent Home $109 Thousand This Past Year …
IFAD president Kanayo Nwanze said the sums, a quarter of remittance flows worldwide, could be higher with more competitive money-transfer services: “We ... «Observer News, Jul 15»
5
What's needed from Addis: 'A mandate to do more and to do better'
IFAD welcomes this inclusion, given that the majority of the world's poorest people the post-2015 development agenda aims to help live in rural ... «Devex, Jul 15»
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Dispatch from #FFD3: Investing in rural people for inclusive and …
In fact, those at the Third International Conference on Financing for Development explicitly recognize IFAD's efforts. This is a nice compliment ... «Brookings Institution, Jul 15»
7
UN Chief Urges Corporate Community to Help Fight Poverty - VoA
The United Nation's only international financing institution, the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), is playing a lead role at ... «VOA Zimbabwe, Jul 15»
8
Hard disk demand down – it is really still about PCs
Speaking of declining sales 9TO5Mac reports that iPad shipments appear to be little more of an iFad these days declining steadily from the ... «iTWire, Jul 15»
9
IFAD Supports 150 Rice Farmers With N50m Inputs
The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) in Niger State said it assisted 150 rice farmers in the state to procure N50 million ... «The Tide, Jul 15»
10
Uganda Benefits From Ifad-AfDB Program
AfDB contributed $45million while IFAD added another $32million and the government topped up with $6million. CAIIP-1 programme was ... «AllAfrica.com, Jul 15»

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