Small-scale farmers gain policymaking clout
Mukono is one of the biggest district in Uganda, composed of 1,119 villages with a population of 596,804 people. According to the District Planning Department, there is currently no formalised data on nutrition which the district planning unit can base on during Local Government Budget allocation process.
The FAO Regional Conference for Africa (ARC) is held once every two years, in the years in which the FAO General Conference does not meet in regular session. The attendance of the Regional Conference is usually at Ministers of Agriculture level. Observers from countries outside the Region, international, regional and Arab Organizations, are also invited to the Conference.