- Humanitarian Emergency declared in Northern Burundi
Humanitarian emergency (Phase 4 according to the food security Integrated Phase Classification - IPC) is declared in Bugabira and Busoni Provinces and parts of Kirundo Commune Northern Burundi. According to a joint mission (Gov, UN, NGOs) carried out on 16-18 February 2010, it is estimated ...read more
- Mission Conjointe, bassins centre et ouest de l'Afrique de l'Ouest
Dans les bassins centre et ouest, les productions céréalières, maraîchères, légumineuses et tubercules au titre de la campagne agricole 2009/10 ont été globalement bonnes à la faveur des bonnes conditions climatiques.
Actuellement, dans les bassins centre et ouest, la disponibilité alimentaire avec ...read more
- In this issue:
On the Road with Sanggar Masin: Taking the Bird Flu Communication Campaign to Remote Timor-Leste
Promoting agricultural growth and sustainable food security
Moving towards caring for the livelihoods of small fishers in South and Southeast Asia
Farmer field schools: improved knowledge for farmers in Baucau
Good seeds, good harvest
Pig production and disease ...read more
- The western basin – defined for the purposes of this study as the market system linking Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Senegal, western Mali and Mauritania – hosts a variety long-distance trade flows that support the livelihoods and coping strategies of households vulnerable to food insecurity. When trade flows occur freely, the palm ...read more
- About this guidance material Audience: This guidance material is intended for FAO staff, in particular FAO Representatives and Emergency Coordinators at country level. It may also be useful for FAO staff at regional and headquarters levels and other agriculture and food-security stakeholders.
Purpose: To provide FAO staff with (i) essential information ...read more