la República Árabe Siria

la República Árabe Siria

Read more about FAO and the Syria crisisThe Syria crisis continues to drive humanitarian needs. The main driver of food insecurity continues to be population displacement. Despite decreased levels of conflict in many areas, its relenting presence has led to sustained hostilities, protracted displacement, increased returns and persistent erosion of communities’ resilience.

Within the country, where 6.2 million people remain displaced and 1.4 million have returned, resources are increasingly depleted. Externally, the precarious situation continues to propel the largest refugee crisis in the world. Some 5.6 million refugees reside in Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq and Egypt, where needs far exceed the resources of host governments and communities. More than eight in 10 people in the Syrian Arab Republic now live below the poverty line.

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 - Key messages Conflict, displacement, returns, limited livelihood opportunities and a major economic crisis following the collapse of the Syrian Pound are the main drivers of humanitarian need. A ...read more
29/06/2020
 - Damascus - 16 June 2020: Seed availability of major crops has been a serious challenge for Syrian smallholder farmers in the past 10 years due to ...read more
19/06/2020
 - The Syrian Refugee Resilience Plan (SRRP) aims to directly support the resilience of more than 60 000 households (approximately 300 000 people, of which at least ...read more
19/06/2020
 - FAO Syria, with the support of the Department for International Development (DFID), has executed integrated rehabilitation work on strategically located pumping stations to guarantee irrigation to more ...read more
15/06/2020
 - The improvement of the security situation in Daraa Governorate in southwest Syria has allowed thousands of displaced families to return to their homes. However, it has not been ...read more
15/05/2020
 - An implementation of an integrated and innovative intervention has sustained a source of food and income for the most vulnerable resident in villages along the river ...read more
30/04/2020
 - The Early Warning Early Action (EWEA) report on food security and agriculture is developed by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). It ...read more
24/04/2020
 - Améliorer la sécurité alimentaire et la nutrition des agriculteurs les plus touchés par la crise en République arabe syrienne.
23/04/2020
 - Five hundred farmers in six governorates across Syria will restore their seedling production activities after receiving nursery tools and intensive training in the field on best practices in ...read more
15/04/2020
 - As part of the programme to enhance the livelihood opportunities of smallholders, FAO Syria has been assisting 700 producers in the country to improve the quality ...read more
14/04/2020