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
16/06/2015 - FAO watershed management and mountains team leader, Thomas Hofer, visited Nepal to meet with farmers and see how their livelihoods have been affected by the earthquakes. He is leading FAO’s ...read more
01/06/2015 - Just over five weeks since Nepal's devastating earthquake of 25 April, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations expects to complete its emergency distribution of rice seeds to farmers in ...read more
04/05/2015 - An FAO team is carrying out an aerial survey on Beravy Plain in Madagascar looking for hopper patches and bands, in an helicopter flying at low altitude.
16/04/2015 - An FAO mission was organized to assess household fuel needs, cooking technologies, cooking practices and related challenges in crisis-affected areas of Rakhine State in Myanmar. The assessment team carried out ...read more