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“It is wrong to burn the food of the poor to drive the cars of the rich”, Ismail Serageldin, Library of Alexandria.
“Declarations, commitments and speeches don’t feed hungry people“, Kanayo Nwanze, IFAD
“I urge all of you to push for that poor farmer“, Katherine Sierra, World Bank.
“Why are bottles of Coca-Cola and bars of Nestle chocolate more available than seeds, fertilizer, and even condoms, in the most rural parts of Africa?“, Gordon Conway, Imperial College
“Only 5 to 10% of extension services reach women farmers. Only 15% of extension workers are women”.
Hafez Ghanem, FAO
“Perhaps we need funds exclusively for agriculture, not just funds distributed depending on the national demands?” Margaret Catley-Carlson, Global Crop Diversity Trust.