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 - FAO supports cash-based transfer (CT) programmes linked to agriculture and food security that promote markets and decent rural employment, and increase access to agricultural inputs, goods, services and essential infrastructure by rural populations. CTs should be embedded within an agriculture programme approach. The decision to use cashbased transfers in conjunction with, ...read more
26/09/2013
 - FAO is committed to placing accountability to people affected by disaster and conflict at the core of its emergency policy and practice, from preparedness and the onset of an emergency, through all phases of the programme cycle. Accountability to affected populations (AAP) is a people-centred approach, sensitive to the dignity of ...read more
26/09/2013
 - During the past few weeks, prevailing southwesterly winds and vegetation drying-­‐out favored the movement of swarms from the outbreak area (southwest of Madagascar) towards the western and northeastern parts of the invasion area. More reports of swarms as well as damage to young plants of rice and maize were reported from ...read more
26/09/2013
 - Dans ce numéro : Nouvel Objectif Stratégique 5 de la FAO Réduction des Risques de Catastrophe et agriculture Situation toujours précaire au Sahel Un projet innovant pour la résilience Initiative AGIR La FAO soutient la production agricole au Libéria  
25/09/2013
 - The regional consultation of the regional information system for Food Crisis Prevention and Management (PREGEC) in the Sahel and West Africa on the agricultural and food outlook was held from 17 to 19 September 2013 in Niamey, Niger.
23/09/2013
 - Madagascar is prone to natural disasters, including drought, flooding, cyclones and locust crises. The current locust plague began in April 2012, following a twoyear upsurge that was not addressed owing to insufficient means. Given the extent of the plague, as well Madagascar’s high rates of food insecurity and malnutrition, the ...read more
19/09/2013
 - Inside this issue: Chinese foxtail millet shows promising results Cereal Banks – a weapon in the fight against food scarcity in Karamoja Planting trees offers multiple benefits to agro pastoralists FAO and districts agree on Climate change project Hunger costs Uganda Ugs 1.8 trillion per year
18/09/2013
 - Madagascar has been facing a plague of the Malagasy Migratory Locust since April 2012 that threatens the livelihoods of vulnerable rural populations in the country. Given the current threat to food security, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) conducted a mission to assess the actual and ...read more
16/09/2013
 - These guidelines are for use in post emergency damage and needs assessment, and provide advice and a structure for assessing the requirements of relief and rehabilitation relating directly to fisheries and aquaculture. The guidelines are divided into two main sections: General Guidelines - which provide an introduction to the work of ...read more
13/09/2013
 - SOMMAIRE Situation écométéorologique Situation acridienne Situation agro-socio-économique Synthèse
10/09/2013