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Rome/Paris - France and FAO renewed  the blueprint for their collaboration, putting climate change, sustainable agriculture, the eradication of hunger, rural development and efficient use of natural resources at the center of their joint strategic actions in coming years.

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Rome – Some 60 countries and over 200 civil society organizations pledged today on International Mountain Day to strengthen mountain people’s and their environments’ resilience in the face of rising climate change, hunger and migration, and ensure sustainable mountain development is...

Rome - Marking World Soil Day, FAO today has launched the most comprehensive global map to date showing the amount of carbon stocks in the soil.Soil organic matter, with carbon as its main component, is crucial to soil health and...

Rome - A new FAO database launched today will help countries to better monitor, survey and effectively manage their animal genetic resources, allowing for early warning of the threat of extinction.

Bonn/Rome -The United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP23) today recognized the importance of agriculture for the implementation of the Paris Agreement.

Discussions at COP 23 have focused on ways to minimize climate change while also increasing efforts to assist...