11/04/2016 - Cash-for-work interventions implemented by the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization are providing an income lifeline to communities affected by the ongoing drought in northern Somalia. While putting much needed cash ...read more
14/09/2015 - As part of its earthquake response, FAO has identified vulnerable women running farming households in Nepal and is helping them to resume food production and start rebuilding their livelihoods.
24/08/2015 - Les opérations terrestres menées par la FAO dans le cadre de la campagne antiacridienne 2014/15 à Madagascar ont pris fin le 15 août 2015. La troisième et dernière campagne (2015/16) ...read more
24/08/2015 - Cattle are a symbol of status and wealth in South Sudan, where livestock represent a source of food (particularly milk), social capital and a form of insurance against disaster. However, ...read more
30/07/2015 - Agriculture-dependent families in the central Mindanao region of the Philippines are still reeling from the residual impacts of conflict, drought and flooding that affected them during the first half of 2015. In the Province of Maguindanao ...read more
30/07/2015 - To help build the resilience of small-scale rice-, corn- and coconut-based farming communities severely affected by Typhoon Haiyan, some 40,000 households have received recovery support in the form of water- and pest-resistant storage ...read more
09/07/2015 - On Saturday, 27 June 2015, FAO organized a festival on youth and agriculture in the Central African Republic at the Alliance française in Bangui. The overall objective was to create ...read more