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Anticipating the immediate consequences of conflict on agricultural livelihoods and food insecurity
 - 08/06/2021 - The 2021 Global Report on Food Crises showed that the number of people facing hunger is on the rise. Conflict remains the main driver of acute food insecurity, combined with ...read more

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FAO launches Market Information System Dashboard to improve the availability of reliable Food Security and Early Warning Data in Yemen
 - 10/05/2021 - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has launched a Market Information and Early Warningdashboard as part of its efforts to strengthen food security and nutrition early ...read more
UN community-based initiative helps slow spread of COVID-19 in Bangladesh
 - 10/05/2021 - “When my family found out that I was going to work with COVID-19 patients, they were not supportive at all,” said Sumia Akter Sumia. “I stopped sharing much about my ...read more
FAO warns of high risk of severe flooding in Somalia
 - 08/05/2021 - Thousands of people in Somalia are at immediate risk from imminent floods as river levels in parts of the country continue to rise. The Shabelle River has risen at an ...read more
Prés de 2.7 millions de personnes en insècurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle au Cameroun
 - 07/05/2021 - La situation alimentaire et nutritionnelle dans la République du Cameroun subit la conjoncture causée par différents facteurs. Il s’agit notamment du contexte de crise socio-politique dans les régions du Nord-Ouest ...read more
Syrian farmers live together in peace after equitable access to water for irrigation
 - 07/05/2021 - Water scarcity has a negative impact on agricultural and food production in the Syrian Arab Republic. In addition to the burdens accumulated during years of crisis, farmers face challenging production ...read more
EU humanitarian aid and FAO partner to assist highly food insecure people in Afghanistan
 - 04/05/2021 - The European Union humanitarian aid agency and FAO will be partnering to anticipate the expected impacts of La Niña induced drought conditions on livestock production and food security in Afghanistan, ...read more
Belgium helps to protect livestock keepers in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines from ongoing volcanic activity
 - 29/04/2021 - Image: Plumes of ash billow from the La Soufrière volcano on the island of St. Vincent and the Grenadines which started erupting on 9th April. ©Navin Pato Patterson via UN ...read more
La FAO contribue à l’amélioration de la gouvernance de la sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle au Cameroun
 - 28/04/2021 - À travers sa Vision 2035, le Gouvernement de la République du Cameroun s’est engagé pour l’émergence et la prospérité du pays, en assurant à sa population une sécurité alimentaire optimale. ...read more
FAO provides livestock inputs for rural families to sustain food production amidst soaring levels of food insecurity
 - 20/04/2021 - The livestock sector in Yemen has been significantly affected by a conflict spanning six years, yet it is one of the remaining lifelines and income sources for the rural population. ...read more
Sweden’s funding supports the most vulnerable food insecure farmers in Afghanistan
 - 14/04/2021 - Vulnerable farmers and livestock keepers and owners of the most food-insecure provinces of Afghanistan will benefit from the funding (USD 3.6 million) provided by Sweden for FAO to assist 168 ...read more