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Within the framework of the activities of the technical Platform for the analysis and measurement of resilience (PT-AMR), more than 30 experts including delegates from Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Chad, the Permanent Interstate Committee for Drought Control in the Sahel (CILSS), FAO, international institutions as well as non-governmental organizations,...
23 September 2016, Accra - Ten countries (Benin, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Guinea, Kenya, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, the United Republic of Tanzania and Uganda) met in a two-day technical workshop from 22 to 23 September 2016 to discuss the implementation of the “Partnership for Sustainable Rice Systems Development in Sub-Saharan Africa”...
 22 September 2016, Antananarivo – Denise Brown, Emergency Coordinator of the  World Food Program (WFP), and Dominique Burgeon, Emergency and Rehabilitation Division Director of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) began a week-long joint mission to Madagascar on 19 September 2016. The aim of the joint mission...
In Northeast Nigeria, internally displaced persons (IDPs) and host communities bear the brunt of the multiple impact of the current crisis. Most of displaced families have very limited resources to cope with and need urgent livelihood support. Usmane is a 30-year-old farmer who fled his hometown three years ago, immediately after...
21 September 2016, Kigali - Cameroon, Chad, Cote d’Ivoire, DR Congo, Kenya, Mali, Mozambique, Rwanda and Zambia concluded a two-day Regional workshop for Africa on “Towards productive, sustainable and inclusive agriculture, forestry and fisheries in support to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Africa.” The participating countries committed to gearing...
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