A combination of food assistance and food production support is the only way to make any dent in the scale of hunger we are witnessing in northeastern Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen. FAO and WFP are working very closely to ensure that emergency food assistance is linked to agricultural ...read more
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Food Programme (WFP), together with their NGO partners, have started providing seeds, hand tools and food to ...read more
Today, there are 795 million hungry people in the world. Food is a basic human right, yet this right is violated every day. The magnitude and impact of crises and ...read more
Dominique Burgeon, FAO Director of Emergency and Rehabilitation Division, talks about the background motivation for calling the World Humanitarian Summit, illustrating the commitments and initiatives that will be taken during ...read more
The video showcases the FAO response to the Nepal earthquakes. All the activities supported by FAO in the aftermath of the earthquakes are highlighted through the beneficiary interview.
With just six weeks left before the start of Ethiopia's main cropping season, farmers urgently need seeds and agricultural support if they are to sow their fields in time and ...read more