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FAO and EU enhance smallholder farmers’ capabilities to transform the agriculture sector in the Syrian Arab Republic
 - 23/05/2019 - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the European Union (EU) have announced a three-year project to improve agriculture in the Syrian Arab Republic through the ...read more

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Schoolchildren in the Syrian Arab Republic change attitudes on healthy diets and growing food
 - 13/05/2019 - Educating young people about healthy food consumption and food production processes can change perspectives on growing food and increase awareness on the importance of healthy diets. Moreover, developing simple techniques ...read more
The Russian Federation supports FAO’s resilience-building efforts in Aleppo Governorate
 - 03/05/2019 - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) launched a two-year project, thanks to a USD 3 million contribution from the Russian people, to protect agricultural livelihoods disrupted ...read more
EU supports integrated agricultural practices to boost the resilience of farmers in the Syrian Arab Republic
 - 04/04/2019 - Strengthening the resilience of crisis-affected people in the Syrian Arab Republic is a goal shared by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the European Union ...read more
For Syrian refugees in Turkey agriculture is hope
 - 03/04/2019 - Thirty Syrian workers start new jobs today at the Dağcıoğlu Baharat red pepper production factory in Kahramanmaraş, Turkey. They were hired by the factory’s owner, Mehmet Dağcı, at the conclusion ...read more
Global Report on Food Crises: acute hunger still affecting over 100 million people worldwide
 - 02/04/2019 - A report presented today jointly by the European Union, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), and the UN World Food Programme (WFP) finds that around 113 million people ...read more
The Road to the Market - Launch of a national strategy to support rural women in the Syrian Arab Republic through food production
 - 04/03/2019 - During a follow-up workshop entitled “The Road to the Market”, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Agrarian Reform (MAAR), under ...read more
In 2019 FAO aims to provide 32 million people with livelihoods support to keep them on their feet
 - 11/02/2019 - As global hunger numbers have continued to rise driven by the proliferation of conflicts and climate-related shocks, FAO is seeking $940 million to save the lives and livelihoods of some ...read more
The Russian Federation donates $3 million to boost food security and nutrition in Syria
 - 20/12/2018 - The Russian Federation has donated $3 million to help FAO provide conflict-affected farmers and herders in Syria with critical livelihood and nutrition support. This is the first FAO emergency project ...read more
The Road to the Market - Developing the capacity of Syrian rural women in food production and packaging and promotion
 - 19/12/2018 - Under the “Training for all” programme, funded by the Government of Japan, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Agrarian Reform ...read more
FAO and Belgium join hands to support drought-affected farmers in the Syrian Arab Republic
 - 20/11/2018 - Syrian wheat farmers are facing serious challenges to sustain their livelihoods, despite the overall improved security situation in the country. Wheat production has been severely affected by the ongoing crisis, ...read more
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