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Dakar, 17 December, 2015 – From 15 to 17 December, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has convened a regional consultation with the stakeholders of the poultry sector from West and Central Africa on risk management for the prevention and control of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza...
16 December2015, N’Djaména – Sustainable management of agriculture and livestock is a crucial issue in Chad, particularly in the South, where FAO is implementing several major projects. In recent years, population movements, including the massive influx of refugees and returnees from the Central African Republic (CAR), have increased the needs...
16 December 2015, Grand-Bassam– A national consultation brought together representatives of the relevant structures of the Ministry of Animal Resources and Fisheries, the Ministry of Economy and Finance, representatives of professional organizations and players in the small ruminants sector, researchers, FAO, as well as technical and financial partners with the...
14 December 2015,  The declaration of the end of the Ebola epidemic in Sierra Leone brought relief to the government and citizens, after a 72 week-long outbreak that has caused over 3 500 deaths and disrupted economic and livelihood activities. In order to help cushion the adverse effect of the outbreak...
12 December 12, 2015, Dakar - The FAO and its partners have opted for a "produce more with less" approach for several years. By promoting sustainable intensification of agriculture, this agricultural production model aims at boosting income while enhancing the environment and improving the health of farmers and rural communities....