Home > Resources > Documents

Documents Search

Category
Free text

Connect with us

Documents List

 - This Strategy informs on FAO's efforts to increase the resilience of agricultural livelihoods to contribute to enhanced food security and nutrition in East Africa through multisectoral, multi-hazard and multistakeholder consultations and joint interventions. An inclusive consultative process with vulnerable communities and key stakeholders on resilience policies and approaches will be the ...read more
13/12/2018
 - Key messages The latest Cadre Harmonisé analysis (November 2018) indicates that 1.7 million people currently face food insecurity in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states (October–December 2018) – a slight decrease compared with the same period last year, demonstrating the effectiveness of humanitarian efforts in the region, however 2.7 million are projected ...read more
11/12/2018
 - The Emergency Management Centre for Animal Health (EMC‑AH) is FAO's leading global centre for animal health emergency management – playing a critical role in strengthening country, regional and international preparedness and response capacity to reduce the impact of animal health emergencies. During the period from November 2017–October 2018: EMC‑AH coordinated 15 ...read more
30/11/2018
 - Key messages 6.7 million people are food insecure and a further 4.5 million are at risk of food insecurity due to asset depletion to maintain food consumption. Within Syria, 6.18 million people are displaced, while 5.64 million have sought refuge in neighbouring countries. A quarter of households continue to rely on poor quality ...read more
29/11/2018
 - Yemen is facing the world’s largest food security crisis. Ongoing conflict escalated dramatically, which severely disrupted the economy, including the agriculture sector. It also collapsed essential services and caused large-scale displacement and high rates of malnutrition. Large segments of the population face extreme and severe food deficits. Some have surpassed emergency ...read more
26/11/2018
 - Drought response The results of the Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) analysis, released in October 2018, show that Afghanistan is experiencing a major livelihood crisis – primarily caused by severe drought, which limits food production and depletes farmers’ and livestock keepers’ assets and livelihoods. Years of civil conflict and instability as ...read more
23/11/2018
 - In view of the potential impact of the 2018/19 El Niño on food security and agriculture, high risk countries in Southern Africa, Horn of Africa, Asia and the Pacific and Latin America should be prioritized for further monitoring, analysis and early action. This Advisory on the 2018/19 El Niño, issued by ...read more
20/11/2018
 - Highlights: The 6th Veterinary Epidemiology for Executives (FETPV-E) workshop successfully held in Xi’an FAO China ECTAD, the VB of MARA and CAHEC jointly held the 15th China Field Epidemiology Training Program for Veterinarians (CFETPV) Steering Committee Meeting Workshop on Veterinary Epidemiology Application for University Academics and CFETPV Chinese Trainers in Beijing
08/11/2018
 - Animal health emergencies continue to erupt around the world at an ever-increasing pace. Increased global travel, human migration and informal trade of animals and animal products continue to intensify the risk of disease spread. Infectious diseases and other animal health threats have the potential to move rapidly within a country ...read more
05/11/2018
 - There’s evidence that the intensity and frequency of climate-driven natural disasters and conflicts is increasing. Natural disasters now occur nearly five times as often as 40 years ago. The impact on local economies, on lives and livelihoods, has similarly grown. In some of the worst-hit places, it can seem unrelenting. ...read more
31/10/2018
« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 ... 121