24/03/2014 - In March 2014 FAO carried out its first seed and tool distribution for the upcoming agriculture season in Bossangoa in the Central African Republic. Strategic partnership between FAO and the World ...read more
19/03/2014 - On 16 March, New Zealand Minister of Civil Defence Nikki Kaye and Ambassador Reuben Levermore met rice and coconut farmers in Barangay Gacao, Palo, Leyte, in Region VIII in the ...read more
18/03/2014 - In March 2014, the Transitional Government and United Nations (UN) agencies came together in Mbaïki, 95 km southwest of the capital, Bangui, for the official launch of the 2014/15 agricultural ...read more
12/03/2014 - The FAO Director-General Jose’ Graziano da Silva visited Tacloban and surrounding areas four months after typhoon Haiyan (known locally as Yolanda) struck the central Philippines. Interacting with FAO supported small-scale ...read more
04/03/2014 - Screenshot of the NEW FAO in emergencies App. Download it NOW!
27/02/2014 - It has been just over three months since Typhoon Haiyan struck the Visayas, a region in central Philippines, causing immense damage, displacement of populations as well as claiming over 6200 ...read more
24/02/2014 - Lebanon has been severely affected by the Syrian crisis which started more than three years ago. The number of people that sought refuge in the country has reached nearly 1 ...read more
12/02/2014 - The crisis in South Sudan and high levels of food insecurity require a humanitarian response that is fast, flexible and opportunistic. FAO is helping to restore food production and access ...read more