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Available data shows that increased occurrence of climate-related disasters is the new normal. Smallholder farmers and small-scale producers, the backbone of global food security and important stewards of land and water resources, are among those most vulnerable...

Au Sénégal, en septembre dernier, il est tombé plus de pluie en un seul jour que pendant les trois mois de la saison des pluies. Des précipitations intenses lors de périodes plus courtes, puis une saison sèche plus longue, sont...

We live on a blue planet covered in vast oceans, but did you know that only 3 percent of total global water is available as fresh water? World Water Day is a stark reminder of how precious fresh...

Rome - Agriculture absorbs the bulk of the financial losses and damages wrought by disasters which have grown in frequency, intensity, and complexity, says FAO in a new report released today.

At no other point in history have agri-food systems confronted with...

In many parts of the world, women carry out a majority of the agricultural and household work. Yet, they do not have the same access to resources or power in decision-making as men. To bridge the gender gap, FAO and...