Home > FAO in action > Stories > From the field


Mali fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/large_Mali_2021.jpeg Des moyens d’existence plus forts et résilients grâce au travail de la FAO (IN FRENCH)
 - 01/12/2020 - Au Mali, les deux dernières années (2018 et 2019) ont été marquées par une forte augmentation de la fréquence des chocs, notamment en termes d’insécurité, d’aléas climatiques, de variabilité des prix ...read more

Latest Stories

Afghanistan fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_Home gardening in Daikundi (7).jpg COVID-19 response sows seeds of resilience
 - 06/10/2020 - Almost three quarters of Uruzgan province’s economy is based on farming and livestock with remaining dependent upon trading and commerce. Uruzgan also happens to be one of the provinces reporting ...read more
Food losses increase during COVID-19 and are a major hurdle to Africa’s development
 - 28/09/2020 - The first ever International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste will be marked tomorrow with a call to action for African countries to bolster their efforts and encourage ...read more
 Côte d
 - 24/09/2020 - In Côte d'Ivoire, rabies is endemic. To eradicate it, all sectors involved in public health have given priority to this animal disease since January 2017 by developing a national strategy ...read more
Syrian Arab Republic fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_FIYA.jpg FAO and Kuwait partner to support vulnerable households
 - 21/09/2020 - “The long years of crisis left us poor, we couldn’t afford to buy bread for the family,” said Fiya Hassan, 66, who is a grandmother of eight children from Ibtaa ...read more
The Republic of Korea contributes to FAO’s effort in preparing countries of West Africa and the Sahel for potential desert locust invasion from East Africa
 - 16/09/2020 - A USD 1 million  contribution from the Republic of Korea will support efforts undertaken by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) on a “no regret” basis ...read more
Syrian Arab Republic fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium__33S6877.JPG FAO promotes efficient methods to enhance cattle production
 - 15/09/2020 - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), under its Smallholder Support Programme (SSP), will support vulnerable small-scale livestock keepers with an integrated intervention to help improve their ...read more
Afghanistan fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_20200224_094929.jpg FAO and Belgium assist food-insecure farming households impacted by the shock of COVID-19
 - 03/09/2020 - Afghanistan is suffering from one of the most severe food crises worldwide. According to the 2020 Global Report on Food Crises, Afghanistan is ranked as the third worst crisis country ...read more
Somalia fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_IMG_9030.jpg FAO launches radio training programmes to adapt to COVID-19 restraints
 - 02/09/2020 - UN Agency to air more than 30 episodes on good agricultural practices, livestock, nutrition and fishery In light of the current threat to public health posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, and ...read more
Turkey fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_1_Bursa (002).jpeg FAO supports Syrian refugees and Turkish host communities in starting agribusinesses
 - 28/08/2020 - Another round of vocational and entrepreneurship training is about to start in Bursa province to support selected Syrians under Temporary Protection (SuTPs) and Turkish citizens in launching micro-scale agri-food businesses. ...read more
 Sierra Leone fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_AAR_Sierra Leone.jpg FAO’s review reveals evidence of previously unconfirmed endemic diseases
 - 27/08/2020 - FAO conducts an after-action review of Sierra Leone's Integrated Animal Disease Surveillance and Reporting system The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) conducted an after-action review of the ...read more