Definition of International Fund for Agricultural Development in English:

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International Fund for Agricultural Development

(abbreviation IFAD)
An agency of the United Nations whose purpose is to mobilize additional funds for agricultural and rural development in developing countries through programmes that directly benefit the poorest rural populations. It began operations in 1977.

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