Continued violence in South Sudan is placing limits on production and disrupting other economic activities. As food security deteriorates in many parts of the country, FAO is increasing its efforts to support families and farmers at a crucial time in the planting season. Dominique Burgeon, the Head of FAO’s Emergency ...read more
In the Kakuma refugee camp and its host communities, in north-western Kenya, children are at risk of diseases, gender-based violence and malnutrition. In response to this crisis, the UN Food ...read more
Malagasy Migratory Locust swarm and hopper bands observed on 28 March 2013 in the regions of Menabe (Manja district) and Atsimo Andrefana (Benenitra district), Madagascar.
Children in Karamoja, northern Uganda, are learning about farming, healthy eating and how to protect themselves from diseases, thanks to the Junior Farmer Field and Life Schools, set up by ...read more