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Voices of the Hungry

Monitoring food insecurity worldwide through people’s experiences


Data on Greenhouse Gas emissions Intensities
This data domain provides basic information on the amount of greenhouse gases emitted per unit agricultural product, within the farm gate, for meat, milk, eggs, rice and other cereals, by country and year, over the period 1961-2014. They are based on FAOSTAT emissions and production data, and will be updated each year as new data for the underlying statistics become available.

FAO Statistical Programme of Work 2016-2017
The FAO Statistical Programme of Work (SPW) is a collaborative effort that is overseen by the Chief Statistician and supported by the Inter-Departmental Working Group on Statistics. These two mechanisms ensure strengthened coordination and cooperation on statistical matters and guarantee the high quality of FAO data.

Meetings and events

Regional Roundtable on the World Programme for the Census of Agriculture 2020 (WCA 2020)

22 May 2017 - 26 May 2017

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

The objective of this meeting is to help participants gain a deeper understanding of the new FAO recommendations and international standards that guide the implementation of agricultural censuses between 2016 and 2025.

Regional Roundtable on the World Programme for the Census of Agriculture 2020 (WCA 2020)

03 Apr 2017 - 07 Apr 2017

Budapest, Hungary

The Roundtable focuses on new features and innovations included in the new World Programme for Census of Agriculture 2020, covering the period 2016-2025.

Training member countries of the Eastern African Community on Agri-Environment statistics

27 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017

Arusha, Tanzania

The objective of the workshop was to support member countries of the EAC to develop and strengthen their national environment statistics.