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FAO and World Bank continue support to Desert Locust surveillance and control operations in Yemen
 - 27/09/2021 - A renewed Desert Locust control campaign has been launched in the Yemeni governorates of Lahj, Abyan and Shabwah, as the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and ...read more

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Somalia Launch of Stakeholders Consultation Workshop on the Assessment of Food Systems ahead of the Global UN Food Systems Summit
 - 27/09/2021 - Ahead of the global United Nations Food Systems Summit 2021 convened in September by United Nations Secretary General, António Guterres, the Somali Federal Government in cooperation with the Food and ...read more
Afghanistan: FAO urges G20 countries to increase support for rural farmers
 - 23/09/2021 - Among Afghanistan's many challenges, it is urgent that the international community tackle the dramatic hunger risk conditions faced by a third of the population and the livelihood risks in rural ...read more
The Somalia National Bureau of Statistics and FAO sign Landmark Agreement on the Transfer of National Data Collection and Analysis Functions
 - 20/09/2021 - The Somalia National Bureau of Statistics (SNBS) of the Federal Republic of Somalia has signed a historic formal agreement with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations ...read more
FAO in the Syrian Arab Republic to host a Zoominar on irrigation to strengthen social cohesion
 - 16/09/2021 - FAO in the Syrian Arab Republic will host a Zoominar entitled “Irrigation for agriculture and social cohesion” that will focus on the importance of water and agriculture as key elements ...read more
 An urgent response is needed to boost agricultural livelihoods in the northern part of Central America (IN SPANISH)
 - 13/09/2021 - Durante la sesión informativa virtual de esta semana sobre los planes de respuesta humanitaria para El Salvador, Guatemala y Honduras, la FAO solicitó USD 38 millones para brindar apoyo urgente ...read more
Afghanistan: FAO appeals for $36 million to urgently save rural livelihoods and avoid massive displacement
 - 13/09/2021 - The Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), QU Dongyu, today called for urgent assistance to help save Afghanistan's next wheat harvest, keep life-sustaining farm ...read more
Thanks to the World Bank FAO will support the recovery of the livestock sector in Burkina Faso significantly impacted by the effects of COVID-19
 - 10/09/2021 - On 7 September 2021, FAO and the Government of Burkina Faso signed an agreement to support the development of the livestock sector in the country, thanks to the World Bank’s ...read more
La Belgique et la FAO appuient le Gouvernement d’Haïti afin de restaurer les moyens d’existence des ménages touchés par le tremblement de terre à Grand’Anse
 - 10/09/2021 - L’Organisation des Nations Unies pour l’alimentation et l’agriculture (FAO) et la Belgique soutiennent la population haïtienne touchée par le récent tremblement de terre et la tempête tropicale Grace. Le projet intitulé «Protection et ...read more
Acting ahead of crises should become the new normal
 - 10/09/2021 - FAO aims to protect vulnerable populations from disasters before they strike As Bangladeshi communities watched the waters of the Jamuna River rise on July 2020, the UN was rapidly allocating $5 ...read more
Livestock production in Somaliland is stabilized through farmer trainings
 - 10/09/2021 - FAO’s work through the Food and Nutrition Security Resilience Programme Building food system resilience in protracted crises (FNS-REPRO), is a project funded by the Government of the Netherlands that spans ...read more
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