Register for 14th GFRAS GAM

Registrations are open! The 14th GFRAS Annual Meeting, hosted by the North American Agricultural Advisory Network (NAAAN) is scheduled for 17-19 October 2023 and you can already register to attend this in-person event. It will be held in Denver, Colorado, United States, and will focus on "Building the Next Generation of Leaders in Agriculture"We encourage international attendees to begin the visa application process as soon as possible.  Follow the GFRAS and NAAAN Website for more information and to register.

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GFRAS begins implementation of a new project with the goal to facilitate transformation of food systems towards agroecology. Learn more about it here.

Watch this video for an introduction to GFRAS and its priority areas for the 2021-2025 Operational Plan.

Dr. John James, from Enablers of Change, Australia, gives an overview of what learners and extensionists can expect from this upcoming NELK module.


The Global Forum for Rural Advisory Services GFRAS is about enhancing the performance of advisory services so that they can better serve farm families and rural producers, thus contributing to improved livelihoods in rural areas and the sustainable reduction of hunger and poverty. Rural advisory services help to empower farmers and better integrate them in systems of agricultural innovation.
Our vision is for rural advisory services to effectively contribute to agricultural innovation systems for sustainable development.
Our mission is to provide advocacy and leadership on pluralistic and demand-driven rural advisory services for sustainable development.

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