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 - Burundi, a largely agricultural country, is slowly recovering from a 15-year conflict that left over 300 000 people dead. More than 80 percent of the population lives on less than ...READ MORE
 - Inside this issue: Uganda to benefit from initiative to tackle food losses FAO mapping technologies help fill gaps in Uganda’s forest data African Union declares 2014, “Year of Agriculture ...read more
25/03/2014
 - To strengthen the resilience of vulnerable communities and household livelihoods to the risk of food insecurity and agriculture losses caused by seasonal floods and droughts in ...read more
20/01/2014
 - Highlights of this issue: DIPECHO III is up and running, see some of the achievements so far, Government gives CA in Lesotho a Big Boost, How CA changed a ...read more
22/10/2013
 - Spreading from Kenya across the rest of East and Central Africa, the Maize Lethal Necrosis Disease (MLND) is a serious risk to food security in the ...read more
01/07/2013
 - Through its disaster risk reduction (DRR) activities, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) seeks to protect livelihoods from shocks, to make food ...read more
01/05/2013
 - FAO - WFP Road map for West Africa and the Sahel Every year, countries of West Africa and Sahel are adversely affected by natural disasters, as well ...read more
03/04/2013
 - Droughts cause the deaths and displacement of more people than cyclones, floods and earthquakes combined, making them the world’s most destructive natural hazard. Yet while droughts ...read more
08/03/2013
 - The majority of households in Choma district, located in the Southern Province of Zambia, depend on rainfed, agricultural-related activities for their livelihoods. That is why when ...read more
08/02/2013
 - To provide beneficiaries with an additional season of technical support and inputs following the 2010/11 ECHO food security—disaster risk reduction (FS-DRR) project in order to further ...read more
07/09/2012
 - To enable FAO Subregional Emergency Office for Southern Africa (REOSA) to provide technical, coordination and operational support to governments, partners and FAO Representations and Emergency Rehabilitation ...read more
22/08/2012
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