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 - The Early Warning Early Action (EWEA) report on food security and agriculture is developed by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). It provides a quarterly forward-looking analysis of major disaster risks to food security and agriculture, specifically highlighting: potential new emergencies resulting from imminent disaster threats new developments ...read more
16/01/2019
 - Since 25 August 2017, more than 700 000 Rohingya refugees fled Myanmar to seek safety in Cox’s Bazar in the span of a few months, which increased the total number of refugees in the area to 907 000. This exodus became one of the fastest growing refugee crises in the ...read more
18/12/2018
 - 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
 - This issue: FAO, Ethiopian Government collaborate to identify and map One Health key partners New project to improve sanitary capacity, facilitate export of livestock and livestock products from Ethiopia Anthrax awareness raising workshop convenes National animal health workforce database has been reviewed, updated Assessing capacity of national AMR surveillance system Sensitizing One Health stakeholders on socio-economic ...read more
10/12/2018
 - 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