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Regional workshop on the FAO data collection, processing and dissemination system of food and agriculture statistics

28 Mar 2011 - 01 Apr 2011

Bangkok, Thailand

The main purpose of the workshop is to explain and discuss FAO data requirements of production, trade and Food Balance Sheet (FBS) data, and related international standards and methodologies.

Ethiopia launches CountrySTAT

15 Mar 2011

Addis Ababa

The Central Statistical Agency announced the official launch of CountrySTAT Ethiopia, a Web-based information system that delivers improved access to better quality statistics on food and agriculture at national and sub national levels.  

State of food and agriculture

07 Mar 2011

This year's SOFA focuses on the role of women in agriculture, making a strong business case for addressing gender issues in agriculture and rural employment. It reveals how the agriculture sector is underperforming in many developing countries due to a wide gender gap.

A sustainability challenge: food security for all

16 Feb 2011 - 17 Feb 2011

Washington, D.C., USA

The overarching objective of the workshop is to contribute to the global effort towards sustainable food security through the improvement of indicators used to assess and monitor progress.

Launch of CountrySTAT Zambia

14 Feb 2011

Lusaka, Zambia

On Monday 14 February 2011, the Ministry of Agriculture and Co-operatives, together with other key stakeholder institutions in Zambia, launches CountrySTAT Zambia, a Web-based information system that delivers improved access to better quality statistics on food and agriculture at national and subnational levels.