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7 March 2014,Cameroun- With technical support from FAO, Brazil and the countries of the COMIFAC organize an exchange meeting on national forest monitoring systems through satellite remote sensing and geographic information systems in the Congo Basin. The eight Central African countries have expressed interests in the Brazilian expertise on forest monitoring...
4 March 2014,Lusaka – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAL) with financial support from the European Union (EU) have officially launched the Conservation Agriculture Scaling Up (CASU) project which aims to contribute to reduced hunger, improved...
24 February 2014,Accra – ECOWAS, in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and other partners, has launched the West Africa Zero Hunger Initiative which targets the eradication of hunger and poverty, reduce malnutrition, promote sustainable developmental growth in the region and adopts a new...
18 February 2014 ,Ethiopia- The South-South Cooperation Program (SSCP) is improving agricultural production and food security in Ethiopia, asserted the Ministry of Agriculture and FAO this month. In a review workshop organised in Adama town of Oromiya National Regional State, on 10 February, 2014, Modibo Traore, FAO sub regional Coordinator for...
14 February 2014, Winneba, Ghana – Ghana and FAO have launched a Technical Cooperation Programme (TCP) on cassava to enhance food security and incomes in selected cassava growing areas in Ghana. The growing interest in the cultivation of the crop in recent times can be ascribed to the increasing realization by...