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12 December, Accra – Three countries of Africa, namely, Côte-d’Ivoire, Mali and Chad have benefited from an FAO-led project on Ensuring the provision of safe and quality street food for better public health implemented in collaboration with the Permanent Interstate Committee for Drought control in the Sahel (CILSS). A multi-country workshop organized...
11 December 2014 - Since the outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) was declared in Guinea in March 2014, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has been committed to providing the country’s authorities with support to implement the national response plan in coordination with United Nations...
10 December 2014, Harare - Closing gender gaps in agriculture can generate significant gains for the sector and for the society as a whole by improving nutrition, food security and income levels, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Subregional Coordinator for Southern Africa, Chimimba David Phiri...
November 2014, Durban, Sout Africa - An aquatic biosecurity governance workshop bringing together more than 120 participants from Africa was held in Durban, South Africa between 05 and 07 November 2014. The workshop, whose objective was  to support sustainable aquatic food security for dietary animal protein and livelihoods through responsible aquaculture,...
5 December 2014 - Lusaka - A working group to review the statutes and procedures of the Committee for Inland Fisheries and Aquaculture of Africa (CIFAA) has been constituted so as to strengthen the work of the continental body. This was agreed at an extraordinary session of the CIFAA held on...