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International Fund for Agricultural Development Line breaks: Inter|nation¦al Fund for Agri|cul¦tur¦al De¦vel¦op|ment
(abbreviation: IFAD)

Definition of International Fund for Agricultural Development in English:

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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