Hundreds of thousands of families in rural areas of West Africa have been affected by the Ebola epidemic. Juan Lubroth is FAO’s Chief Veterinary Officer. He explains what is next in the fight against the disease and how lessons are being learnt in building future resilience.
FAO recently launched a campaign to raise public awareness about the nutritional benefits of fish across Somalia, the country with the longest coastline in Africa, but also one of the ...read more
Highlights from the third and biggest-ever Match Day Against Hunger (31st March - 2nd April), part of the "Professional Football Against Hunger" campaign promoted by the UN Food and Agriculture ...read more
Since 2002, the humanitarian community in Zimbabwe has supported smallholder farmers through free direct input distributions. However, thanks to positive macro-economic and food security conditions, the country is beginning to ...read more
Federica Damiani of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) talks about food insecurity in the Sahel region of Africa. Several countries in the Sahel need urgent support to prevent a ...read more