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The need to scale up livelihood approaches: Social protection programmes for orphaned and vulnerable children
 - Regional Emergency Office for Southern Africa (REOSA) Policy Brief 3, April 2010 Since the first case of HIV was diagnosed in Malawi in 1985, many parents in their most economically productive years have succumbed to AIDS-related illnesses, often leaving behind young children. According to the Ministry of Gender, Children and Community ...read more
01/04/2010
Nurturing the future of southern Africa: How can national governments sustainably address the impact of AIDS on children?
 - Regional Emergency Office for Southern Africa (REOSA) Policy Brief 2, April 2010 In southern Africa, children affected by HIV and AIDS are becoming the most vulnerable members of society. By 2010, more than 18 million children will have lost one or both parents as a consequence of the HIV epidemic, while ...read more
01/04/2010
Protecting Africa's future: Livelihood-based social protection for orphaned and vulnerable children in East and Southern Africa
 - Regional Emergency Office for Southern Africa (REOSA) Policy Brief 1, April 2010 Despite greater access to antiretroviral (ARV) drugs in southern Africa, the current HIV epidemic continues to result in increasing numbers of orphaned and vulnerable children. In many countries in the region, as many as 50 per cent of all ...read more
01/04/2010
Food Security & Nutrition Working Group Update, Central & Eastern Africa - April 2010
 - Expanding Acute Food and Livelihood Crisis in DRC Preliminary results of the DRC Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) from March 2010 indicate that the food security situation has worsened since 2009 in most parts of the country. Populations in several territories in the Equateur province (northwest) are in Acute Food ...read more
01/04/2010
Food Security & Nutrition Working Group Update, Central & Eastern Africa - March 2010
 - 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
11/03/2010
FAO Timor-Leste: E-news, Vol. 2, March 2010
 - 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
01/03/2010
FAO in Georgia: Issue 2, September 2009
 - In this issue: Emergency supply of animal feed Emergency provision of agricultural inputs Agriculture based livelihoods and food security Hydrology and irrigation assessment Food safety capacity building Improving migratory and other locusts management National Medium Term Priority Framework (NMTPF) Control of African Swine Fever (ASF) Strengthening agricultural marketing Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD) prevention
01/09/2009
FAO Info - N. 6, Septembre 2009
 - Bulletin d’informations trimestriel de l’Organisation des Nations Unies pour l’Alimentation et l’Agriculture en RCA Dans ce numéro: Signature officielle du document du projet GCP/CAF/013/EC Fin de la campagne maraichère 2008/2009 Etat d’avancement du projet de multiplication de semences: OSRO/CAF/804/EC Phases de classification de la sécurité alimentaire Programme régulier: TCP/CAF/3102 (D)
01/09/2009
FAO in Georgia: Issue 1, June 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
FAO Info - N. 5, Mai 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