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 - Des initiatives pour prévenir et gérer les crises alim es sont en marche depuis plusieurs décennies au Sahel et en Afrique de l'Ouest : mise en place et animation d'un dispositif régional de suivi de la situation alimentaire et d'un réseau de prévention des crises alimentaires, harmonisation des méthodes des ...read more
03/08/2009
 - Tbilisi, Georgia Not far away from the South Ossetian border on a verdant hillside lies the village of Shavshvebi (42°1'18"N 44°13'40"E) surrounded by hundreds of acres of fertile land. The farmers in the village suffered enormously during the armed conflict between Georgia and Russia in August 2008 were working hard during ...read more
01/07/2009
 - The Food and Agricultural Organizations of the United Nations (FAO) responded rapidly to the August 2008 conflict, working with the Government of Georgia and international partners to conduct a comprehensive agricultural sector needs assessment and appeal for emergency agricultural support through the UN Consolidated Appeal Process. In response to the Georgia ...read more
01/06/2009
 - In this issue: Emergency supply of animal feed Emergency provision of agricultural inputs GenCap and agriculture Food safety capacity building Foot‐and‐Mouth Disease (FMD) prevention Control of African Swine Fever (ASF) Improving migratory and other locusts management Strengthening agricultural marketing Agricultural biotechnologies and bio‐safety
01/06/2009
 - Dans ce numéro: Préparation de la campagne agricole 2009 Campagne maraîchère 2008/09 Le cadre intégré de classification de la sécurité alimentaire(IPC) à travers le Projet de suivi et analyse de la sécurité alimentaire (OSRO/CAF/805/NET) La Facilité alimentaire de l’Union européenne Renforcement des moyens d’existence : Projet Repeuplement Caprin dans les zones sinistrées du nord Les projets ...read more
01/05/2009
 - FAO’s main objective in the West Bank and Gaza Strip is to provide a safety net for food insecure farming/herding households whose traditional livelihoods are endangered and whose coping mechanisms are overstretched. Food security information and analysis is also a key area for FAO in the West Bank and Gaza ...read more
01/05/2009
 - Cyclone Nargis caused more destruction and human suffering than any natural disaster in Myanmar’s history. Over 2.4 million people were affected, nearly 140 000 died and 33 754 suffered severe injury. The vast majority of displaced persons (0.8 million) lost all of their possessions, including the productive assets they need ...read more
27/04/2009
 - In 2007 a total of 414 natural disasters were reported, spread over some 115 countries, killing 16 847 people, affecting more than 211 million others and causing economic damages amounting to USD 75 billion. This is part of a trend of rising disaster frequency, and in this context, protecting and ...read more
01/04/2009
 - Following the droughts in 2006 and 2008, the present shortfall in precipitation for this year is compounding the water shortage situation in the West Bank. This deepening crisis is exasperating the perilous position of many rural communities. Drought is now becoming a chronic event and the response needs to be ...read more
19/02/2009
 - Volume 3: Evaluation initiale de l’impact sur les moyens d’existence Entre juin 2005 et juin 2006, 404 catastrophes liées aux risques naturels ont été enregistrées dans 115 pays, ayant causé la mort de plus de 93 000 personnes, affecté presque 157 millions de personnes et ayant engendré des pertes économiques d’une ...read more
02/02/2009