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 - Farmers in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) face numerous challenges, not least of which are soil erosion, scarce inputs and extreme weather like drought, flooding and cold spells. ...READ MORE
 - Like other countries in the Horn of Africa, Ethiopia is prone to droughts and floods, which often hit poor farmers and herders hard, eroding their assets further and leaving them ...READ MORE
 - In Summer 2010 Pakistan suffered the worst floods in living memory. 20 million people were directly affected and agriculture was extremely hard hit. FAO's early assistance is ...read more
16/03/2011
 - The 2010 monsoon floods affected the lives of over 18 million people and took an enormous toll on the rural poor. Around 80 percent of people ...read more
09/03/2011
 - Latest News At the national-level Cluster meeting on 4 January 2011, gender was identified as a priority cross-cutting issue for the agriculture and livelihoods sector. The ARNA will ...read more
08/02/2011
 - Thousands of hectares of agricultural land and crops have been damaged by floods and heavy rains in parts of southern Africa, and more damage may occur ...read more
07/02/2011
 - The 2010 monsoon floods affected the lives of over 18 million people and took an enormous toll on the rural poor. Around 80 percent of people ...read more
07/02/2011
 - To sustainably restore and strengthen the food security of flood-affected families through the provision of agricultural inputs and technical assistance on improved agricultural practices, and capacity ...read more
25/01/2011
 - Starting on 26 December 2010, Sri Lanka was struck by the heaviest rains in almost one hundred years, causing devastating floods and landslides. Prior to the ...read more
19/01/2011
 - Sommaire: La FAO au Togo: 30 ans de presence Inondations dans la region maritime: deuxième réponse de la FAO Assistance au Gouvernement du Togo dans la prévention et le ...read more
01/12/2010
 - Agriculture provides a livelihood to 80 percent of the flood-affected population in Pakistan. Extensive damage was caused to all subsectors (crops, livestock, fisheries, forestry). It is ...read more
25/11/2010
 - FAO has begun a large-scale distribution of wheat seeds in Pakistan that will benefit well over half a million farming families or nearly five million people. The distributions ...read more
27/10/2010