#SouthSouth successes can help #Niger find long-term solutions for fighting #malnutrition@WFP Nafiou visits school that serves food purchased from smallholder farmers in #Brazil. Niafou and other african countries representatives took part in the #PAA#Africa Programme - Purchase from Africans for Africa - Inception Workshop to learn more about #food and #nutrition security initiatives.The Workshop has officially launched the cooperation programme carried out by the Brazilian government, WFP Centre of Excellence and #FAO Brazil aiming to extend financing for local food purchases to Ethiopia, Niger, Malawi, Mozambique and Senegal.
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Opening session of #PAA#Africa Programme Inception Workshop with #WFP Centre in Brasilia Daniel Balaban, @MDSComunicacao Maya Takagi, #CGFome Milton Rondó, #FAO#Brazil Hélder Muteia and @DFID_UK Daniel Bradley. "This is an unprecedented moment. Brazil and African nations will be able to share experiences in linking school feeding programmes with local small-scale farmer production", said Daniel Balaban. Photo credit: Ana Nascimento/MDS.