23/07/2014 - The events in the Central African Republic (CAR) over the last 18 months have left more than 2.5 million people in need of humanitarian assistance and displaced one out of ...read more
23/11/2012 - FAO in emergencies' project in Malawi to support the use of treadle pumps in agriculture.
27/10/2012 - Damages produced to the agriculture in Haiti by the Hurricane Sandy.
16/07/2012 - Spanish football player Raúl González, who acts as a goodwill ambassador for FAO, travelled to Chad in support of joint efforts by FAO and the European Commission to help the ...read more
02/07/2012 - Since the outbreak of post-election violence in neighbouring Cote d’Ivoire in late 2010, more than 200,000 refugees subsequently sought asylum in Liberia, settling in the bordering counties of Nimba, Grand ...read more
21/06/2012 - The eruption of the Puyehue volcano, in the southern Andes, began on 4 June 2011 lasting for several days and spouting columns of ash 10 000 meters in height. Strong ...read more