República Árabe Siria

República Árabe Siria

Read more about FAO in emergencies and the Syria crisisSince March 2011, violence in Syria has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives and injured countless civilians.

As of December 2014, over 50 percent of the population has fled their homes, including 7.6 million people displaced internally and around 3.2 million refugees in neighbouring countries. Each day, thousands continue to cross into Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey, where needs far exceed the resources of host governments and communities.

Within Syria, 12.2 million people – 67 percent of the total population – require some form of humanitarian assistance. Around 9.8 million people in Syria are food insecure, including 6.8 million in priority districts. ...read more

 

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 - Context The large influx of Syrian refugees into Lebanon (an estimated 1.5 million) constitutes a major challenge across all sectors. The impact on the agriculture sector is ...read more
30/04/2016
 - Highlights 13.5 million people are in need of humanitarian assistance, with the crisis now in its sixth year. 6.5 million people are displaced internally, and 4.8 million people ...read more
13/04/2016
 - Mejorar la seguridad alimentaria puede ayudar a construir una paz sostenible, e incluso a prevenir posibles conflictos, aseguró el Director General de la FAO, José Graziano ...read more
29/03/2016
 - FAO’s role and presence in Syria FAO is working with partners to strengthen food security and build the resilience of households, communities and institutions in Syria and ...read more
24/03/2016
 - FAO’s role and presence in Syria FAO is working with partners to strengthen food security and build the resilience of households, communities and institutions in Syria and ...read more
24/03/2016
 - To assist local communities in targeted project areas to protect their livestock assets by limiting the impacts and spread of diseases related to endoparasites and ectoparasites ...read more
09/03/2016
 - Mientras los líderes mundiales se reúnen hoy en Londres para recaudar fondos en apoyo de millones de personas afectadas por el conflicto en Siria, la FAO ha ...read more
04/02/2016
 - La guerra en Siria se acerca a su sexto año, la producción agrícola se ha hundido y el suministro de alimentos se encuentran bajo mínimos, arrastrando ...read more
20/01/2016
 - The conflict in Syria is gradually destroying the agriculture sector, causing dramatic loss of productivity and price rises. FAO Emergencies Chief, Dominique Burgeon, illustrates the current ...read more
20/01/2016
 - In 2016, FAO seeks USD 787 million to assist over 21 million crisis-affected people in 29 countries. FAO in the 2016 Humanitarian Appeals
19/01/2016