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Belgium supports FAO to improve the food security and strengthen the resilience of crisis-affected people in Burkina Faso (in FRENCH)
 - 22/10/2019 - L’Organisation des Nations Unies pour l’alimentation et l’agriculture (FAO) et la Belgique, à travers le Fonds spécial pour les activités d’urgence et de relèvement (SFERA), joignent leurs efforts à ceux ...read more

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From milk processers to milk entrepreneurs
 - 28/06/2019 - It is six in the morning in the port city of Al Hudaydah in Yemen. Jabrah Ali Omara is already awake tending to her three-year-old daughter. Soon after, she settles ...read more
EWEA mission in Colombia - Day 2
 - 27/06/2019 - Second day, Juan y Medio, municipality of Riohacha (La Guajira, Colombia) We left the hotel at 7 in the morning, the jetlag is still giving us all hard time... In my car ...read more
FAO targets 3 million people for emergency assistance as looming drought threatens lives in Ethiopia
 - 24/06/2019 - Following the below-average Belg rainfall in February to May 2019 and the impact of consecutive droughts in the previous years, as well as conflict-induced internal displacements, nearly 9 million people ...read more
FAO enhances food production in northeastern Nigeria in fourth consecutive rainy season programme
 - 19/06/2019 - Lush green sprouts mark the arrival of the rainy season in northeastern Nigeria. The faces of farmers are lit with delight as they set to plant for the new farming ...read more
FAO’s seed fair links farmers to certified quality seed in northeastern Nigeria
 - 18/06/2019 - Gombi local government area lies two hours outside Yola, the capital of Adamawa, and a mere three-hour drive to Cameroon. Nearly all residents farm on some scale, with maize, sorghum, ...read more
EU supports the recovery of agriculture-based livelihoods in northern Iraq
 - 17/06/2019 - Farming families in northern Iraq's Nineveh Governorate will benefit from a European Union contribution of €15 million to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations to recover agricultural ...read more
Record number of people facing critical lack of food in South Sudan
 - 14/06/2019 - The number of people facing a critical lack of food in South Sudan is the highest ever, three United Nations agencies warned today. According to the Integrated Food Security Phase Classification ...read more
FAO’s bull distribution to boost rural youth employment in northeastern Nigeria thanks to EU funding
 - 11/06/2019 - In northeastern Nigeria’s Borno State, conflict-affected youth are being supported for employment and income generation through an agricultural support programme funded by the European Union Trust Fund (EUTF). As part ...read more
EWEA mission in Colombia
 - 07/06/2019 - The mission focuses on analysing the impact of FAO’s early action to mitigate the effects of forced migration and drought in one of the most vulnerable regions of Colombia. Some information ...read more
FAO’s dry season programme is building household resilience in northeastern Nigeria
 - 06/06/2019 - FAO’s 2018/19 dry season programme aims to boost income generation, and enhance food security and nutrition among crisis-affected households across northeastern Nigeria. The Organization has distributed a total of 247 ...read more