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 - Chronic poverty, years of conflict and severe climatic events, including the 2011/2012 drought in the Sahel which triggered a major food and nutrition crisis, have negatively impacted agricultural and livestock ...READ MORE
 - More than 75 percent of the Central African Republic’s working population relies on agriculture, but years of conflict and instability have stifled economic growth, as well as reduced crop and livestock production. The ...READ MORE
 - Cultivated mainly on marginal lands by small-scale farmers, cassava is an inexpensive and essential part of the diet of vulnerable communities across Africa. Millions of people ...read more
14/08/2013
 - Vulnerable agro pastoral communities in the semi arid region of Karamoja in Uganda have resorted to cereal banking as a coping mechanism to their food security ...read more
14/08/2013
 - Upholding cassava's potential in Africa: 10 - 12 September 2013  During the course of the last decade, cassava production in East and Central Africa has been hampered ...read more
13/08/2013
 - Highlights Late start of the growing season due to the late onset of rains Increasing number of refugees in Nigeria, of IDPs in Guinea and return of IDPs ...read more
01/08/2013
 - Junior Farmer Field and Life Schools (JFFLS) are a simple methodology for teaching vulnerable children and young people about farming, entrepreneurial skills and how to take ...read more
31/07/2013
 - Améliorer la sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle des populations affectées par la crise alimentaire et nutritionnelle due à la sécheresse de 2011.
19/07/2013
 - The new market pavilion in Kabalo, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, was built through the FAO/EU Purchase for Progress (P4P) Project. The mill, ...read more
18/07/2013
 - Highlights A wet season overall in West Africa, especially in the Western Sahel, is expected in 2013 Locust situation : renewed threat in the Sahel Poor cashew marketing campaign ...read more
08/07/2013
 - The present report is submitted pursuant to Security Council resolution 2056 (2012), in which the Council requested me to develop and implement, in consultation with regional ...read more
26/06/2013
 - Contribuer à assurer, dans un esprit de réconciliation, les conditions du retour volontaire et de la réinstallation des populations tchadiennes déplacées.
12/06/2013