In 2015, drought exacerbated by El Niño ravaged Ethiopia’s highlands and lowlands, resulting in crop failure and wide-scale animal losses. To counter the devastating impact on the vulnerable smallholder farmers that make up the bulk of Ethiopia’s workforce, FAO initiated a number of livestock and crop-based interventions in order to save the lives and ...read more
Emergency vaccination and targeted feeding of livestock grazing in areas along the Syria-Lebanon border.
A short animation to introduce INFORM - the Index for Risk Management. INFORM is a global, open-source risk assessment for humanitarian crises and disasters.
In 2014, FAO established emergency measures to resume agricultural production in the Central African Republic despite the escalation of the conflict and violence in the country. Over 110 000 families ...read more