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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
 - 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
 - From December 3rd to 6th 2014, Animal Health officials and professionals from Viet Nam and China have reunited in Guangxi Province, China at the 3rd China-Viet ...read more
13/04/2015
 - When Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) struck in November 2013, it severely damaged and destroyed many seaweed facilities and production, crippling the income of Filipino coastal farmers who ...read more
24/03/2015
 - To contribute to increasing food and nutrition security and restoring the agriculture-based livelihoods of typhoon-affected households through the emergency distribution of key agricultural inputs for the ...read more
03/03/2015
 - To contribute to increasing the food and nutrition security and restoring agriculture-based livelihoods of typhoon-affected households through the emergency distribution of key agricultural inputs for the ...read more
03/03/2015
 - FAO, ILO and Save the Children recently marked the closure of the DFID-funded project supporting small-scale rice and corn farming communities that were severely affected by ...read more
18/02/2015
 - To strengthen emergency preparedness to prevent and control highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in Bangladesh.
13/02/2015
 - To contribute to the improvement of livelihoods of vulnerable populations in Bangladesh by safeguarding human and animal health and improving food security and safety.
13/02/2015
 - The Desert Locust (Schistocerca gregaria) is considered the most dangerous of all migratory pest species in the world. It threatens people’s livelihoods, food security, the environment ...read more
11/02/2015
 - To improve food security by increasing farmers’ income and strengthening local economies through sustainable groundnut cultivation.
09/02/2015
 - Under the fisheries programme, FAO is assisting 19 000 fisher households by way of repairing post-harvest facilities, providing inputs and increasing the resilience of coastal communities ...read more
06/02/2015