06/06/2016 - FAO and WFP have begun providing seeds, hand tools and food to nearly 50,000 hungry farming families for this planting season in the most food-insecure areas of the Central African ...read more
04/05/2015 - An FAO team is carrying out an aerial survey on Beravy Plain in Madagascar looking for hopper patches and bands, in an helicopter flying at low altitude.
16/04/2015 - An FAO mission was organized to assess household fuel needs, cooking technologies, cooking practices and related challenges in crisis-affected areas of Rakhine State in Myanmar. The assessment team carried out ...read more
09/03/2015 - With funding from the Swiss Development Cooperation, FAO and partners in Liberia including the Ministries of Agriculture and Gender are reaching out to 3 000 households (over 15 000 people) ...read more
06/03/2015 - An investigation on livestock disease transmission was conducted in Nimule, South Sudan, in February 2015. A team of livestock experts from FAO and the Government of South Sudan collected dozens ...read more
02/03/2015 - With funding from the Swiss Development Cooperation, FAO and partners in Liberia including the Ministries of Agriculture and Gender are reaching out to 3 000 households (over 15 000 people) ...read more
06/02/2015 - Under the fisheries programme, FAO is assisting 19 000 fisher households by way of repairing post-harvest facilities, providing inputs and increasing the resilience of coastal communities and their livelihoods. As ...read more
29/01/2015 - More than 170,000 people have had to leave their homes in Malawi after heavy flooding. Some 79 deaths have been confirmed so far, while 153 people are still missing in ...read more