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 -  In the past Earthquake in 2010 El Niño in 2015/6 Hurricane Matthew in 2016 In a context of economic fragility and socio-political tensions, the successive shocks that have recently affected ...read more
08/03/2019
 - Since 25 August 2017, more than 700 000 Rohingya refugees fled Myanmar to seek safety in Cox’s Bazar in the span of a few months, which ...read more
18/12/2018
 - Families living in the world's largest refugee camp this week received the first 2 500 stoves and liquid petroleum gas (LPG) cylinders that are part of ...read more
18/09/2018
 - The United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and Refugee Agency (UNHCR) launched a new handbook to help restore forests in displacement-affected areas, where heavy reliance ...read more
21/06/2018
 - Several hundred thousand people fleeing civil war, drought and famine in South Sudan have come to Gambella in western Ethiopia, leading to a doubling of the ...read more
20/06/2018
 - Of all of South Sudan’s natural resources, forests are of particular significance to the country’s development trajectory. With an estimated 30% forest cover in the country, ...read more
09/06/2016
 - Inside this issue: Food factory launched in Western Uganda Four TeleFood Projects for Uganda Kasese farmers embrace fruit growing FAO calls for ‘Zero Illegal Deforestation’ target
15/04/2013
 - This publication is based on the experiences of FAO and partners in community-based fire management (CBFiM). The concept of CBFiM emphasizes the importance of local communities ...read more
14/01/2011
 - International cooperation on forest fires, combating deforestation and the role of the forest sector in post-tsunami rehabilitation and in achieving the Millennium Development Goals are among ...read more
15/03/2005