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IFAD - International Fund for Agricultural Development

Current jobs

Legal Officer (Finance and Impact Investment)
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2022-08-30
Rome (Italy)
Legal Officer (Finance and Impact Investment)
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2022-08-30
Rome (Italy)
Corporate Services Manager (ESA)
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2022-09-02
Kenya (Kenya)
Country Programme Assistant (Local recruitment in Cairo, Egypt)
GS-5, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2022-08-24
Cairo (Egypt)
Finance Officer (Development Finance)
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2022-09-06
Italy (Italy)
Finance Specialist (Funding Unit - Investor Relations)
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2022-09-04
Italy (Italy)
Evaluation Analyst (JPO) - Netherlands JPO Programme
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2022-08-30
Italy (Italy)
Regional Analyst (JPO) - Netherlands JPO Programme
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2022-08-30
Egypt (Egypt)
Programme Analyst - Environmental and Social Standards (JPO) - Netherlands JPO Programme
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2022-08-30
Italy (Italy)
Senior Regional Technical Specialist (Markets and Value Chains) P-4
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2022-08-19
India (India)
Finance Specialist (Investment Management) - Treasury *re-advertisement*
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2022-09-14
Italy (Italy)
Country Programme Analyst (Local recruitment in Monrovia, Liberia)
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2022-08-14
Monrovia (Liberia)
Director, WCA
D-1, Director - Internationally recruited position - Senior Executive level
Closes: 2022-08-24
Cote d'Ivoire
Call for Interest - Technical Specialist (Adaptation Fund) - Temporary Professional Officer (TPO)
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2022-08-08
Italy (Italy)
Call for Interest - Technical Specialist (GEF) - Temporary Professional Officer (TPO)
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2022-08-08
Italy (Italy)
Country Financial Management Analyst (local recruitment in Nairobi, Kenya)
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2022-08-29
Kenya (Kenya)
Register as Conference Short-term Staff
Level not specified

Italy (Italy)
Country Programme Assistant (Local Recruitment in Monrovia, Liberia)
GS-5, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2022-08-12
Monrovia (Liberia)

Welcome to the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Organization page on Impactpool.

“IFAD invests in rural people, empowering them to reduce poverty, increase food security, improve nutrition and strengthen resilience. Since 1978, we have provided US$22.4 billion in grants and low-interest loans to projects that have reached an estimated 512 million people. IFAD is an international financial institution and a United Nations specialized agency based in Rome – the United Nations food and agriculture hub.”

 

IFAD's vision: Rural transformation that lasts

The challenge

With a growing global population that will exceed 9 billion by 2050, a widening gap between rich and poor, and growing competition for resources, the major issues facing humanity cannot wait.

IFAD works where poverty and hunger are deepest: in the most remote regions of developing countries and fragile situations, where few development agencies venture.

We’ve developed a cost-effective, people-centered, and partnership-oriented approach that delivers results. Small-scale agriculture is central to our development model, which connects farmers and poor rural women and men to markets and services so they can grow more and earn more.

The opportunity

Agriculture is a proven engine for poverty reduction. GDP growth generated by agriculture is more effective in reducing poverty than growth in any other sector. In sub-Saharan Africa, growth in agriculture reduces poverty up to 11 times faster than growth in other sectors.

IFAD-supported projects have shown that − with access to finance, markets, technology and information − rural people can lift themselves out of poverty.

But our work does more than help rural people grow and earn more. It also promotes gender equality and inclusiveness, builds the capacity of local organizations and communities, and strengthens resilience to climate change.

By advocating for poor rural people and financing projects that transform rural areas, our work is critical to the achievement of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

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