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The Sudan fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/large_Sudan_Belgium.jpg FAO and Belgium assist food-insecure farming households impacted by the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and floods
 - 23/11/2020 - The Sudan is suffering one of the world’s largest protracted humanitarian crises. About 9.3 million people in the Sudan were already in need of humanitarian assistance prior to the COVID-19 pandemic and ...read more

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Mali fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_Photo (9).jpeg Restauration rapide des moyens d’existence des ménages vulnérables touchés par la pandémie de la covid-19 dans les régions de Tombouctou et de Gao (IN FRENCH)
 - 23/11/2020 - L’Organisation des Nations Unies pour l’alimentation et l’agriculture (FAO) et la Belgique joignent leurs efforts à ceux du Gouvernement du Mali pour répondre aux besoins croissants des communautés vulnérables touchées ...read more
La FAO et la Belgique au soutien des ménages agricoales en situation d’insécurité alimentaire touchés par la covid-19 (IN FRENCH)
 - 20/11/2020 - L’insécurité persistante et les conflits intercommunautaires, associés aux effets dévastateurs des catastrophes naturelles et de la pandémie de la covid-19, ont aggravé l’insécurité alimentaire en République démocratique du Congo. Selon la dernière analyse du Cadre ...read more
Somalia fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_IMG_9776_small.jpg FAO and Somalia step up locust fight as hatching and hopper band formation continues in central area
 - 20/11/2020 - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) warned today that large populations of desert locust in Somalia have moved towards southern parts of the country while widespread hatching and ...read more
Syria fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_Water Training1.jpg FAO helps reactivate Syria’s water resources monitoring system through training
 - 19/11/2020 - FAO has designed a comprehensive training programme for the technical staff of the Water Resources Information Center - General Commission for Water Resources in Syria. The programme consists of 19 training ...read more
Somalia fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_Bajuni_Fisher_Folks1.jpg FAO and FCDO provide marginalized fisherfolks with ice for the first time in Bajuni Islands
 - 18/11/2020 - Ismail Bana Ibrahim and his colleagues set into the deep sea around 6 pm and came back the following morning with 40 kg of iced fresh fish, ready for the ...read more
Viet Nam fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_Floods_Viet Nam.jpg FAO and Belgium assist food-insecure smallholder farming households impacted by the shock of the recent floods
 - 18/11/2020 - Since 6 October 2020, the central region of Viet Nam has experienced prolonged heavy rains in association with three tropical storms that made landfall on 11 October, 14 October and ...read more
FbF Webinar IV - Anticipatory Action for livelihood protection and food security: Concepts and practices for a system-wide shift from reactive to preventive approaches to crises
 - 16/11/2020 - This webinar is organised with support from the European Union and the German Federal Foreign Office. Forecast-based Financing (FbF) webinar series: Anticipatory Action for livelihood protection and food security: Concepts and ...read more
Yemen fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_PO_YEM_20180217_0003.jpg FAO holds Food Security Analysis Training Workshop
 - 13/11/2020 - FAO Yemen, in cooperation with the Food Security Technical Secretariat and other partners, concluded a training workshop on the Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC), an indispensable tool for developing ...read more
Namibia’s locust crisis: “they have no mercy at all”
 - 12/11/2020 - “This is the first time seeing such a scary situation ever since I was born here. Nothing else can compare to such a serious threat,” said farmer Fabian Sisamu. “It is ...read more
ISAVET in Africa: Cameroon forms the first cohort of national veterinary professionals in field epidemiology
 - 09/11/2020 - An evaluation by the Cameroon Animal Disease Epidemiology Surveillance Network (RESCAM), carried out in 2018, revealed a strong need for field veterinary epidemiology capacity to support animal health services at ...read more
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