FAO.org

Home > Africa > News
FAO Regional Office for Africa

News

4 September 2015, Yaoundé - Cameroon and FAO today signed two agreements: one creating a $20 million, five-year Partnership Programme aimed at promoting agricultural development in the Central African nation, the other establishing an expanded Partnership and Liaison office here in the capital. The agreements were signed by Pierre Moukoko Mbonjo...
4th September 2015, Addis Ababa – [UNECA HQ]. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) have agreed on modalities for strengthening partnership and collaboration between the two UN agencies. The Deputy Secretary and Chief Economist, UNECA, in his welcoming...
3 September 2015, Durban - FAO joined The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries in partnership with Total South Africa, the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, eThekwini Municipality and Food & Trees for Africa at the launch of the Arbor Week at the Durban Botanic Gardens. National Arbor Week...
August 31, 2015, Nairobi/Washington – Widespread acute malnutrition persists across Somalia and large numbers of people will be acutely food insecure through December 2015, following below average cereal harvests in crop dependent areas; poor rainfall in some pastoral and agro-pastoral areas; trade disruption in some southern urban areas due to...
1st September 2015, Addis Ababa -In response to direct demand from the region and within the evolving framework of a Global Assistance Programme to support the promotion and application of the Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries, FAO will hold an East Africa Consultation Workshop on improving small-scale fisheries in the context...
« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 ... 65