16/09/2014 - During the month of June 2014, up to 106 farmers practicing Conservation Agriculture (CA) had the opportunity to exchange views, experiences and ideas with other farmers during their visit to ...read more
20/01/2014 - FAO and the Ministry of Agriculture and rural development of the Central African Republic has distributed to 500 people, members of women and Muslims groups, emergency kits for the production ...read more
17/01/2014 - On the road from Bossangoa to Bouca: signs of destruction in the country villages. Farmers are suffering from the effects of the fighting in the Central African Republic. Having lost ...read more
08/01/2014 - Norway’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Børge Brende, today visited FAO-supported rice farmers in Tingib village, Samar province, Eastern Visayas region in the central Philippines. Exactly two months after the typhoon Haiyan ...read more
04/01/2014 - Images collected by the interagency mission on the field in the Central African Republic.
18/12/2013 - Swarm of the Malagasy Migratory Locust observed during more than one hour on 26/09/2013 at 115 km N/W of Tsiroanomandidy (45,4E/17,9S). Estimated size of 8,800 ha.
16/12/2013 - Preparation of the new season in the Philippines after the devastation of the Typhoon Haiyan.
11/12/2013 - Damage to farms in Oriental Mindoro province (region IV-A) following the devastating Typhoon Haiyan that struck the Philippines on the 8th of November 2013. FAO took part in field assessments, ...read more
19/11/2013 - Destruction in two fishing communities of Panay Island, Western Visaya (Region 6) in the Philippines. FAO is assessing the damages caused by the typhoon Haiyan.