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1 October 2014, Rome - Ebola outbreak is going to severely impact food security, the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Food Security of Sierra Leone, Joseph Sam Sesay, said today after a meeting with FAO Director-General, calling for support to help restoring the agricultural sector.
The outbreak of the Ebola virus disease has severely affected Sierra Leone and the neighboring countries Guinea and Liberia, resulting resulting in thousands of deaths
"Food insecurity and conflict go hand in hand" he said, noting that extreme climatic events, troubles in Africa and the Near East and now the Ebola outbreak in West
29 Septembre 2014, Rome - M. José Graziano da Silva, Directeur général de la FAO, s’est entretenu aujourd’hui avec M. Mahama Zoungrana, Ministre de l’agriculture et de la sécurité alimentaire du Burkina Faso, en marge de la 24ème session du Comité de l’ agriculture (COAG) qui se tient cette semaine au siège de l’Organisation, à Rome.
Au cours de leur rencontre, M. Mahama Zoungrana a évoqué l’ importance de la
29 September 2014, Rome – “The only sustainable strategy to combat hunger is the revitalization of the countryside and its capacity to produce adequate food and incomes for rural households,” Danilo Medina, president of the Repubilc, said Monday in his keynote speech opening the 24th session of the Committee on Agriculture, one of the main governing bodies for the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization.
The president said the countryside