Home > Resources > Documents > Other documents

Documents List

 - This publication provides reference and general guidance for countries, specifically policy makers and official, to draft and implement policies on antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and antimicrobial use (AMU) for food animal production within a One health Approach. It offers practical guide for countries to systematically identify, assess and strengthen AMR and ...read more
25/09/2018
 - Challenges Sustainable financing: Sustainability of national health security Legislation: The need to strengthen legal bases for many good practices Managing Risks: Human-animal-environment interface using One Health approach Multi-sectoral collaboration: For preparedness and response
04/09/2018
 - Fragility has become the reality in several countries of the Middle East and North Africa. Armed conflict and forced displacement are taking an enormous toll on human lives, with the region accounting for about 60 percent of the estimated global total of battle-related casualties since the turn of the millennium. Conflicts and ...read more
30/08/2018
 - In the context of increasing humanitarian crises, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the World Food Programme are committed, alongside Member States, to provide decision makers and the public at large with transparent and harmonized information to increase accountability by all. This report provides United Nations Security ...read more
22/08/2018
 - Since its founding in 1945, FAO’s core work supporting food security, nutrition, poverty reduction and sustainable agriculture has helped to reduce the economic, political, social and environmental drivers of conflict. The UN Secretary-General has made sustaining peace a priority focus across the UN system, building on the differing scope and focus ...read more
16/07/2018
 - Nearly 6 million people are estimated to be severely food insecure during the lean season (June‒August) in the Sahel. Unless urgent action is taken, the number of children with severe acute malnutrition is likely to rise from 1.1 to 1.6 million.
10/07/2018
 - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Emergency Management Centre for Animal Health (EMC-AH) has been leading global animal health emergency management since 2006. EMC-AH is a joint platform for FAO’s Animal Production and Health, and Emergency and Rehabilitation divisions with the aim of reducing the impact ...read more
10/07/2018
 - 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
 - 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
 -  In the 21st Century, Somalia has experienced drought and floods during 17 out of 18 years. “Normal rains” are no longer the norm. Somalia’s damaged and degrading infrastructure (since civil war in early 1990s) is compounding the situation. Well-functioning and managed water infrastructure would have significantly reduced the impacts of both ...read more
07/05/2018