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14 Universities and institution in Ghana express interest in FAO Education for Effective Nutrition in Action course 1-5 June 2015, Accra, Ghana --The University of Ghana has partnered with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United (FAO) in holding a Training of Trainers workshop for West Africa’s future nutritionists on promoting...
Full summary of IDF 2015 events in Africa, including the AU two-day celebratio:,  http://forestry.fao.msgfocus.com/files/amf_fao/project_59/April_2015/IDF_2015_round-up-Africa-Rev23-04-1.pdf Source: inFO news 29 April.
FAO Regional Office for Africa (RAF) Regional Management Team Meeting, headed by the Assistant Director-General/Regional Representative (ADG/RR), is organized to review and to address common managerial and programmatic issues arising in the Region. It is also a platform for dialogue and exchange on pertinent issues related to the implementation of...
Peste des petits ruminants (PPR), also known as sheep and goat plague, is a highly contagious animal disease affecting small ruminants. Once introduced, the virus can infect up to 90 percent of an animal heard, and the disease kills anywhere from 30 to 70 percent of infected animals. The PPR...