la República Árabe Siria

la República Árabe Siria

Read more about FAO in emergencies and the Syria crisisThe nine-year Syrian crisis has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives and injured countless civilians. As conflict continues, some 6.3 million people remain displaced inside the country. Another 5 million Syrian refugees are living in Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey, where needs far exceed the resources of host governments and communities. The conflict in Syria is compounded by deepening nationwide hunger with more than half the population unable to meet their daily needs due to factors including heavily constrained humanitarian access. As a result of a real or perceived improved security situation in parts of the country and some supply routes opening, trade is slowly recovering throughout Syria, markets are performing better, and more than 470 000 people have returned home since the beginning of 2017.

Yet, the uncertainty of the conflict continues to result in new displacements, with numbers of internally displaced people (IDPs) increasing in seven out of Syria’s 14 governorates. Despite slightly decreasing in parts of the country, high food prices continue to put pressure on families. Food shortages have resulted in people adopting negative coping strategies. For example, some 50 percent of Syrian households have reduced the number of daily meals and more than 30 percent have restricted the consumption of adults to prioritize children ...read more

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 - Strengthening the resilience of crisis-affected people in the Syrian Arab Republic is a goal shared by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) ...read more
04/04/2019
 - Thirty Syrian workers start new jobs today at the Dağcıoğlu Baharat red pepper production factory in Kahramanmaraş, Turkey. They were hired by the factory’s owner, Mehmet ...read more
03/04/2019
 - The video covers the activities of vocational training and on the job trainings held under this program modality and job fairs. It includes interviews with Syrian ...read more
28/03/2019
 - The video covers the activities of vocational training and on the job trainings held under this program modality and job fairs. It includes interviews with Syrian ...read more
27/03/2019
 - During a follow-up workshop entitled “The Road to the Market”, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Ministry of Agriculture and ...read more
04/03/2019
 -  to assist 3.5 million people FAO requires USD 120 million period January – December 2019                                 The protracted crisis coupled with the most severe drought in decades has resulted in persisting food insecurity ...read more
11/02/2019
 - To strengthen crop production and water resource management capacities and access to alternative income sources.
30/01/2019
 - La situación en los ocho lugares del mundo con el mayor número de personas que necesitan ayuda alimentaria de emergencia muestra que el vínculo entre los ...read more
28/01/2019
 - FAO is raising awareness on “Nutrition Sensitive Agriculture” concepts to more than 3 000 children aged between 6 to 11 years old within 20 schools located ...read more
28/01/2019
 - This report, facilitated by the Food Security Information Network (FSIN) and produced under the Global Network Against Food Crises, provides United Nations Security Council (UNSC) members ...read more
28/01/2019