01/06/2015 - Just over five weeks since Nepal's devastating earthquake of 25 April, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations expects to complete its emergency distribution of rice seeds to farmers in ...read more
09/01/2013 - Pastoral communities in Kenya depend on watering holes for their livestock. Water shortages have led to conflict among communities and for some pastoralists to give up their livelihood entirely. Waterholes are ...read more
20/12/2012 - Under the Darfur Community Peace and Stability Fund project, FAO worked in partnership with the Kebkabiya Smallholder Charitable Society to support a local committee to negotiate shared land access during ...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