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Dakar - The Government of Senegal, together with the Government of Quebec, FAO, and over seventy representatives from the public, research and private sectors, officially launched the Senegal component of a global project to strengthen adaptation planning capacities for food...

New York - Food systems are huge economic, social and environmental drivers of transformational change, FAO Director-General Qu Dongyusaid  today. Turning them into accelerators of progress on the SDGs is essential to achieving several core objectives of the 2030 Agenda, including...

New York and Rome - Putting the world's eyes in the skies to work to improve human lives and combat climate change is now easier thanks to an overhaul of the Food and Agriculture Organization's innovative geospatial monitoring system.

A new version...

Climate change is intensifying rural poverty and food insecurity, driving people away from farming communities and changing their way of life.

So what can we do about it?

Young people are often more willing to adopt new practices and take risks. They...

The UN Food and Agriculture Organization's Director-General Qu Dongyu today announced the Great Green Wall for Cities initiative that aims to support nature-based solutions to climate change.

The Director-General made the announcement on the eve of this week's Climate Action Summit...