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Addressed to managers and professionals from governments, private sector, academia and civil society of Caribbean countries.
11.09.2018
Global hunger increased to 821 million people and to 39,3 million in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2017. One in every four inhabitants of the region suffers from obesity, while child malnutrition continues to decline.
11.09.2018
Forests are of great socio-economic and ecological importance in Caribbean Small Island Developing States (SIDS). Millions of families around the region depend on forests for their livelihoods and food security. Forests also help to regulate water flows, host biodiversity and play a crucial role in soil stabilization and the climate of Caribbean SIDS. In order to ensure the sustainable management of this significant natural resource, countries in the region should have detailed information on how their forests are used.
10.09.2018
Ten countries in South America will improve their capacities to monitor and report their indicators and move towards the Sustainable Development Goals.
03.09.2018
Durante nueve días, el grupo, conformado por representantes del gobierno boliviano, tecnicos y agricultores, visita el estado de Paraíba y Brasilia.
30.08.2018
A iniciativa deverá refletir os compromissos assumidos pelos países no âmbito dos Objetivos de Desenvolvimento Sustentável, especialmente os ODS 1 e 2.
30.08.2018
El trabajo conjunto entre FAO, Ministerio del Medio Ambiente de Brasil y Agencia Brasileña de Cooperación ha permitido crear una visión integradora y más armónica de las discusiones en las áreas de producción de alimentos, seguridad alimentaria y el medio ambiente.
28.08.2018
FAO and the countries of the region hold a major event in Colombia to promote low-emission livestock.
27.08.2018
La actividad, coordinada por el Ministerio de Educación, congregó más de 800 personas.
23.08.2018
Países evaluarán los desafíos y oportunidades para avanzar en la implementación de las Directrices Voluntarias para Políticas Agroambientales.
23.08.2018
Drought has led to the loss of some 280,000 hectares of beans and maize in Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras, affecting the food security of more than 2 million people.
23.08.2018
The Week of Agriculture and Food will take place between November 20 and 23 in Buenos Aires.
14.08.2018
Ecuador, Chile and Peru could see lower fish productivity and more frequent El Niño and El Niña events.
06.08.2018
El 67% del territorio guatemalteco está dedicado a actividades agrícolas, pastos y actividades forestales.
01.08.2018
FAO Regional Representative calls for more action to safeguard the world’s soil resources
27.07.2018
Incra presentará su experiencia en el catastro y cómo este instrumento ha contribuido a la gobernanza de la tierra en Brasil.
27.07.2018
Legislators from the region seek to enforce compliance of the laws and budgets that favor food and nutrition security.
12.07.2018
La definición de una propuesta de indicadores es un importante instrumento de soporte para el seguimiento e implementación de las Directrices Voluntarias en la región.
11.07.2018
Aggregate soybean output estimated to register a 9-percent setback in South America, says FAO’s Food Outlook.
11.07.2018
According to The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2018 report published today by FAO.
09.07.2018
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