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 - Cash-based transfers are tools for providing support in the form of cash and vouchers to men and women who are food insecure, living in poverty or experiencing other forms of vulnerabilities. FAO implements various types of programmes, including: cash transfers, cash for work, cash+, input trade fairs and voucher programmes.
29/06/2018
 - FAO’s 2018 rainy season programme in Adamawa, Borno state and Yobe in northeastern Nigeria. FAO will deliver inputs the form of three types of kits, comprising crop seed varieties appropriate for the agro-ecological zones.
27/06/2018
 - The onset of the conflict in South Sudan in December 2013 changed the landscape of humanitarian access to populations in the conflict-affected states in the Greater Upper Nile region. Due to insecurity, the population of entire villages fled overnight and staff of non-governmental organizations were evacuated, leaving no access to basic services. In ...read more
22/06/2018
 - Canada is partnering with the United Nations Rome-based agencies (RBAs) – the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the World Food Programme (WFP) – to further test in the field their joint Conceptual framework for strengthening resilience for food security and nutrition. To do ...read more
19/06/2018
 - Key messages FAO’s has launched its rainy season programme to bolster the food production capacity of 150 000 targeted farming families (1 050 000 people) in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe, thereby enhancing their food security, nutrition and income generation. To date, FAO has sufficient funding to reach 149 730 households for the ...read more
14/06/2018
 - Featured stories:  FAO, legislators launch pilot parliamentary alliance for food security and nutrition in the Philippines Launch of Philippine Valuation Standards 2017 edition Strengthening risk-based food import control FAO, Belgium help restore food security and agricultural livelihoods in conflict-affected communities in Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao FAO’s Early Warning, Early Action Initiative Integrated Food Production ...read more
04/06/2018
 - In 2018, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in South Sudan must respond to the highest levels of food insecurity ever recorded in the country. To address this challenge, FAO revised its multiyear Emergency Livelihood Response Programme (ELRP) to enable rapid food production among the most ...read more
25/05/2018
 - Key points The latest IPC analysis (March 2018) indicated that 1.6 million people are severely food insecure, and if no assistance is provided 2 million ‒ 43 percent of the population ‒ will be severely food insecure during the lean season (April‒August 2018), of which nearly 690 000 in IPC Phase ...read more
22/05/2018
 - The Special Fund for Emergency and Rehabilitation Activities (SFERA) enables the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) to take rapid and effective action in response to food and agricultural threats and emergencies. The Fund has three components:(i) a working capital component to advance funds once a resource partner's ...read more
22/05/2018
 - The Surveillance Evaluation Tool (SET) was developed by FAO to provide countries with a comprehensive and standardized way to evaluate animal disease surveillance systems, including zoonoses. The outcome of SET evaluation missions include an action plan to implement specific, measurable and timely recommendation to better track diseases that affect both ...read more
14/05/2018