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UNIDO Training Coordinators visit PAFAID’s project district to monitor Good Agriculture Practices training and upcoming farmers’ competition in Balochistan

Training Coordinators visited four districts of Balochistan namely Ziarat, Killa Saifullah, Pishin, and Killa Abdullah under UNIDO project The Project for Agri-Food and Agro-industry Development Assistance in Pakistan (PAFAID) funded by Japan International Cooperation Agency (@JicaPakistan). The purpose of the visit was to ensure the going Good Agriculture practices (GAP) are being exercised that were …

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A four-day training for master trainers covering food safety, hygiene, and industrial meat processing for the Meat Value Chain in KP was organized by UNIDO

A four-day training for master trainers covering food safety, hygiene, and industrial meat processing for #MeatValueChain in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province was organized by UNIDOunder PAFAID with JICA funding. Introduced first time in Pakistan the Static Flying Frame method of dehiding reduces the damage to hides and skins resulting in better quality and higher value for …

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UNIDO boosts compliance and productive capacities of cattle farmers from District Dera Ismail Khan Khyber Pakhtunkhwa through training on Good Animal Husbandry Practices

UNIDO, along with public partners, is expanding the productive capacity of cattle farmers from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province for achieving a sustainable future, under The Project for Agri-Food and Agro-Industry Development Assistance (PAFAID) funded by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). Organized by UNIDO, two training events on Good Animal Husbandry Practices were held Livestock …

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UNIDO is contributing in the economic uplift of Balochistan’s agriculture sector through Public Private Partnership

The third Public Private Partnership (PPP) meeting was organized by UNIDO under The Project for Agri-Food and Agro-industry Development Assistance (PAFAID) funded by Japan International Cooperation Agency (@JicaPakistan) on 4 August 2022 in Quetta, Balochistan. The Director Headquarters Agriculture Extension Balochistan, Mr. Muhammad Nadeem Irshadchaired the PPP meeting. Speaking to the audience he stressed that …

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UNIDO under PAFAID strengthens the capacity of public partners from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province by introducing Good Hygiene Practices (GHP) and Good Animal Husbandry Practices (GAHP) for improved food standards

UNIDO organized a Seven-day Training of Trainers on Good Hygiene Practices (GHP) and Good Animal Husbandry Practices (GAHP) for three public partners in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province (KP) under the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) funded Project for Agri-food and Agro-industry Development (PAFAID) in Islamabad from 06-14 June 2022. The objective of the training was to …

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UNIDO trained apple value chain actors on the importance of packaging solutions in the Balochistan province

UNIDO in collaboration with the World Packaging Organization (WPO) organized training on ‘The Fundamentals of Packaging for the Apple value chain’ on 7 June 2022 in Quetta, Balochistan. Held under the Project for Agri-Food and Agro-Industry Development assistance (PAFAID) funded by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), the training also celebrated the World Food Safety Day, …

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UNIDO together with the PAFAID project partners celebrates the World Food Safety Day to achieve improved health outcomes and sustainable development in the country

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) together with all its public and private partners under the Project for Agri-Food and Agro-Industry Development assistance in Pakistan (PAFAID) celebrated World Food Safety Day to encourage healthy food practices to increase the sustainable production and consumption of safe foods to improve health outcomes. The United Nations General …

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UNIDO improves food safety compliance for the meat value chain through specialized training for local regulatory and training authorities in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) organized a four-day Training of Trainers on Good Hygiene Practices (GHP) and Good Animal Husbandry Practices (GAHP) for government regulatory and training authorities under the Project for Agri-food and Agro-industry Development (PAFAID) from 23-26 May 2022 in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province. The training aimed at improving food …

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UNIDO upgrades Regional Pesticide Quality Control & Research Lab in Balochistan province to provide accurate, precise, and timely results to ensure food safety and facilitate farmers to improve fruit and vegetable exports

Quetta (24 May 2022), the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), and The Department of Agriculture, Government of Balochistan (GoB) upgraded the Regional Pesticide Quality & Research Lab in Balochistan under Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) funded Project for Agri-Food and Agro-Industry Development Assistance (PAFAID). The Minister for Agriculture and Cooperative Department, Government of Balochistan, Mr. Mir …

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UNIDO with Public Private Partnership is paving the way for economic uplift in agriculture sector in Balochistan

Under The Project for Agri-Food and Agro-industry Development Assistance (PAFAID) funded by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), UNIDO organized the second Public Private Partnership (PPP) meeting on 30 March, 2022 in Quetta, Balochistan province.  The Secretary Agriculture and Cooperative Department Balochistan, Mr. Umaid Ali Khokhar, chaired the PPP meeting. This platform will encourage effective operationalization and implementation of the Apple Value …

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