With little time to lose to secure a winter harvest in Hurricane-struck Haiti, FAO has begun emergency distributions of seeds and tools to help disaster-affected families produce food and restore livelihoods lost in Haiti’s biggest humanitarian crisis since the 2010 earthquake.
When Typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippines on 8 November 2013, 73 percent of coastal communities were severely affected and approximately two-thirds of small-scale fishers lost their productive assets. The loss of ...read more
Achieving food security for all is at the heart of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO’s) efforts. FAO aims to make sure people have regular access ...read more