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FAO Syria leads young agri-preneurs to transform food systems
 - 30/08/2021 - Syrian youth have the potential to effectively fight hunger and poverty through agri-preneurship, and FAO is committed to providing youth the support they need to effect change. The 2021 Economic ...read more

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Animal health diagnostic laboratory operates again after destruction in Aleppo
 - 31/05/2021 - A fully restored animal health diagnostic laboratory in Aleppo city is set to play a major part in strengthening Syria’s animal production and disease control/prevention capacity; ultimately, it will help ...read more
Batoul Saad improves her livelihood with FAO’s support
 - 17/03/2021 - The conflict in Syria has driven up the price of animal fodder and other livestock inputs, and quality feed is not always available on the market. The cost of animal ...read more
Securing vulnerable farmers’ livelihoods by providing quality wheat seed
 - 15/02/2021 - Every year thousands of farmers in the Syrian Arab Republic prepare their land for seeding during the wheat-planting season between November and December. They are always looking to produce higher ...read more
FAO and Japan’s food processing units empower rural women
 - 09/02/2021 - The crisis in Syria forced many rural women to become the only breadwinners for their families, which was a new experience for many of them. With the limited employment opportunities, these women ...read more
Turkey fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_1_Turkey_Inauguration_Syria .jpg FAO supports Syrians and local farmers through Farmer Field Schools
 - 22/10/2020 - An inauguration ceremony was held to launch a Farmer Field Schools (FFSs) initiative to support Syrians under Temporary Protection (SuTPs), refugees and Turkish citizens improve their knowledge and skills on ...read more
Lebanon and Jordan fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_1_1 (002).jpg Enhancing resilient livelihoods and food security of local communities and refugees
 - 17/09/2020 - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture in Lebanon and the Ministry of Agriculture in Jordan, and in partnership with ...read more
Turkey fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_1_Bursa (002).jpeg FAO supports Syrian refugees and Turkish host communities in starting agribusinesses
 - 28/08/2020 - Another round of vocational and entrepreneurship training is about to start in Bursa province to support selected Syrians under Temporary Protection (SuTPs) and Turkish citizens in launching micro-scale agri-food businesses. ...read more
Turkey fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_large_sheikh.jpg FAO and Japan support Syrian refugees and Turkish host communities in starting agribusinesses
 - 05/08/2020 - Field activities have kicked-off with precautionary measures against COVID-19  Another round of vocational trainings are about to start in Bursa, İzmir, and Şanlıurfa provinces to support selected Syrian refugees under temporary ...read more
Syrian Arab Republic fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium__47A4240.jpg FAO supports the global animal health campaign to eradicate peste des petits ruminants
 - 09/07/2020 - Animals are a source of both a food, and a source of livelihood in the Syrian Arab Republic. Animal health is critical for access to food, and to sustain vulnerable livestock ...read more
FAO Syria releases Seed Security Assessment findings
 - 19/06/2020 - Damascus - 16 June 2020: Seed availability of major crops has been a serious challenge for Syrian smallholder farmers in the past 10 years due to the damage to the ...read more
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