|Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) - Rome/Italy
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations leads international efforts to defeat hunger. Serving both developed and developing countries, FAO acts as a neutral forum where all nations meet as equals to negotiate agreements and debate policy. FAO is also a source of knowledge and information.
|International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM) - Paris/France
Contributing to the development of the Mediterranean and participating in the construction of its future: that is the raison d’être of CIHEAM as an intergovernmental organization. CIHEAM have officially launched MED-AMIN (Mediterranean Agricultural Market Information Network), which aims at fostering cooperation and experience sharing among the national information systems on agricultural markets.
|The Union for the Mediterranean - Barcelona/Spain
The Union for the Mediterranean is a multilateral partnership aiming at increasing the potential for regional integration and cohesion among Euro-Mediterranean countries. The Union for the Mediterranean is inspired by the shared political will to revitalize efforts to transform the Mediterranean into an area of peace, democracy, cooperation and prosperity. The creation of a joint secretariat is a keystone in this partnership. The Secretariat is contributing to reinforcing co-ownership of new Mediterranean relations through concrete regional cooperation projects.
|European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) - London/United Kingdom
The EBRD’s involvement in the agribusiness sector spans all activities
throughout the production chain from farming, processing and trading to
food distribution, packaging and retail. The Bank’s main focus is to help the
agribusiness sector in the region recover from the financial crisis and move
further towards fulfilling its potential as the world’s “bread basket”.
|The World Bank - Washington/United States
The World Bank is an international financial institution that provides financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world and aims to fight poverty and improve the living standards of people in the developing world.
|International Finance Corporation - Washington DC/United States
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) is an international finance institution whose mission is to create opportunities for people to escape poverty by encouraging private sector development in developing countries. IFC coordinates its activities with the other institutions of the World Bank Group but is legally and financially independent.
|Islamic Development Bank - Jeddah/Saudi Arabia
The Islamic Development Bank is an international financial institution established in pursuance of the Declaration of Intent issued by the Conference of Finance Ministers of Muslim Countries.