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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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Allowing communities in Rumbek to dream big through new knowledge and agricultural production
 - 12/04/2021 - The goats started swarming Khana Akuang Malual before she had even put the plastic tub of salt on the ground in front of her tidy mud-brick home in rural South ...read more
70 coastal fishers in Somalia are setting out to strengthen the fisheries sector
 - 08/04/2021 - After years of livestock losses from droughts and multiple crises, fish have become a lifeline source of food for nutrition and income for coastal communities. The coasts sandy soils are ...read more
FAO and Belgium support vulnerable populations in recovering their agricultural livelihoods to resume food production while strengthening their resilience
 - 31/03/2021 - The humanitarian crisis in Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of), characterized by a severe economic contraction and socio-political tensions, has entered its sixth year, resulting in major impacts including limited access to ...read more
Communities host displaced people and share farmland to fight hunger in Cabo Delgado
 - 29/03/2021 - After their house was burned down, Abdul Selemane (44), his wife, two kids and mother fled Mocímboa da Praia, one of the districts most affected by insurgent attacks in the ...read more
FAO builds stronger veterinary diagnostic laboratories in West and Central Africa
 - 23/03/2021 - National laboratory systems play a crucial role in preventing, detecting and responding to health threats. An integral part of these systems, veterinary diagnostic laboratories are at the centre of veterinary ...read more
Promotion d’une transhumance pacifique dans la région du Liptako-Gourma grâce à l’appui financier du Fonds pour la consolidation de la paix
 - 22/03/2021 - Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger La région du Liptako-Gourma, située au cœur de la bande sahélo-saharienne entre le Burkina Faso, le Mali et le Niger, est une zone de continuité socio-culturelle au ...read more
Batoul Saad improves her livelihood with FAO’s support
 - 17/03/2021 - The conflict in Syria has driven up the price of animal fodder and other livestock inputs, and quality feed is not always available on the market. The cost of animal ...read more
From a destroyed field to a bountiful vegetable farm in a few months
 - 12/03/2021 - “We saw a dark cloud coming towards us, and we were sure that was our end.”  Desert locusts repeatedly destroyed Mary’s field of maize depriving her family from their main source ...read more
FAO in Syria improves smallholder breeders’ livestock production
 - 03/03/2021 - Livestock production is vital in the Syrian Arab Republic to sustain food availability. Livestock breeders – the vast majority of whom maintain a small number of animals - are constantly ...read more
Mali fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_50982179998_cd6c5963cb_o.jpg La FAO est sur le terrain afin de soutenir les ménages sinistrés par les inondations dans la région de Tombouctou
 - 02/03/2021 - À Tombouctou, l’année 2020 a été marquée par l’aggravation de la crise sécuritaire et alimentaire, par les impacts de la maladie à coronavirus 2019 (covid-19) et par l’abondance de l’eau ...read more