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 - Agriculture plays an important role in Nepal’s economy, but the country’s small-scale producers face many challenges. Access to quality inputs, decent roads, irrigation and markets is patchy. Natural disasters destroy ...READ MORE
 - More than 80 percent of people in Guinea-Bissau – one of the poorest countries in the world – earn a living from agriculture. Rice and cashews are two important crops ...READ MORE
 - Appuyer 2 100 ménages les plus vulnérables des régions dont la situation alimentaire et nutritionnelle s’est fortement dégradée à cause des difficultés alimentaires des animaux de ...read more
29/07/2011
 - On 20 July, the United Nations declared a state of famine in parts of southern Somalia, which has killed tens of thousands of people in recent months ...read more
21/07/2011
 - Flanked by Presidents, Vice-Presidents, Ministers and other international dignitaries, FAO Director-General Jacques Diouf today unveiled a commemorative plaque to celebrate global freedom from rinderpest, or cattle ...read more
25/06/2011
 - Juan Lubroth is FAO's Chief Veterinary Officer.
26/05/2011
 - To contribute to improving the livelihoods of pastoralist and agropastoralist households through improved animal health services and improved access to feed and water.
08/04/2011
 - To improve staple crop production, protect livestock assets and increase vegetable production for household consumption and income generation.
25/03/2011
 - To enhance income generation for IDPs and returnees by improving staple crop production, protecting livestock assets and increasing vegetable production for household consumption.
24/03/2011
 - To increase livestock production and enhance quality assured standards in targeted slaughterhouses.
23/03/2011
 - In May 2009, the Government of Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka announced the end of combat operations in the 26-year-long conflict with the separatist movement ...read more
01/02/2011
 - Throughout history, rinderpest regularly devastated buffalo and cattle herds in Asia and Europe and occasionally caused havoc in North Africa.
21/11/2010