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Saving the agriculture season in response to the food security emergency in CAR
 - 16/07/2014 - “We are thirsty for seeds! Bring them and we’ll plant them! FAO brought us maize and groundnut seeds at the beginning of June and you can see that they all ...read more

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Helping Haiti’s most vulnerable communities rebuild their livelihoods
 - 10/04/2011 - On 12 January 2010, a 7.3-magnitude earthquake hit Haiti leading to massive loss of life and causing unprecedented damage to urban and rural areas in the south and west of ...read more
Tools distribution ends feudalism in Les Anglais
 - 02/03/2010 - Célias Canger is an elderly small holder farmer. He lives at La Source in the Haitian commune of Les Anglais in Haiti’s southern department, founded by British colonists in 1774 ...read more
Haiti
 - 02/02/2010 - As long as you had the money, one thing a traveler would have passing through the poor Haitian farming town of Leogane, before the terrible earthquake on January 12, was ...read more
What the water carried away
 - 20/03/2009 - In November 2008, the Municipality of Puerto Venecia Achi in Bolivar, an area located in the northern Colombian coast, was destroyed by the Cauca river waters. The water rose so ...read more
Village Mera in Pakistan celebrates increased maize production
 - 06/01/2008 - Village Mera is located on a mountain top at a distance of around 6 km from Union Council Boi of district Abbottabad in Pakistan. Mera is a small village with ...read more
Family recovering after drought in Lesotho
 - 06/12/2007 - In 2006/2007, Lesotho faced the worst drought in 30 years. In this country, where over 80 percent of the people depend on agriculture for food as well as money to ...read more
Wheat production in Union Council Komi Kot
 - 04/12/2007 - Union Council Komi Kot is located at a distance of 35 Km from Muzaffarabad in Pakistan. The UC is rainfed with 7 villages. FAO’s input package for Rabi season has benefited ...read more
Drought and HIV/AIDS: a double fight in Lesotho
 - 15/11/2007 - Lesotho faced in 2006/2007 the worst drought in 30 years. As a consequence, most people failed to harvest anything from their fields. In addition to drought, Lesotho has a huge ...read more
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