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 - Efforts in South Sudan to fight Fall armyworm, an insect that destroys crops, have received a boost thanks to the Government of Japan’s decision to provide ...read more
06/12/2017
 - Highlights Despite the recent main season harvests, almost 5 million people in South Sudan face severe food insecurity between October and December 2017, according to the results ...read more
04/12/2017
 - Key messages Rural livelihoods are people’s best defence against famine. Interventions that reinforce rural livelihoods meet immediate food needs, mitigate displacement pressures, reduce the overall humanitarian burden ...read more
04/12/2017
 - There is an urgent need to step up collective efforts to fight fast-spreading, cross-border animal and plant pests and diseases that could threaten global food security. ...read more
30/11/2017
 - Map of areas affected by Fall Armyworms as of 23 November 2017.
23/11/2017
 - FAO's Cash transfers activities in Somalia famine response.
18/11/2017
 - With the main farming season coming to a close in northeastern Nigeria, over 66 000 people affected by conflict are harvesting food – many for the ...read more
16/11/2017
 - Fish processing in the Banadir B camp for Internaly Displaced Persons, in Bosaso, Puntland state, Somalia. Under a livelihood development program spearheaded by FAO, groups of ...read more
14/11/2017
 - The Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Geert Geut, and the Representative of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in South ...read more
13/11/2017
 - Hungry families in South Sudan will be able to make ends meet thanks to vegetable-growing kits funded by a donation from Pope Francis. The kits come ...read more
13/11/2017
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