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 - Nearly six months after the major floods that swept through large parts of rural Myanmar, many vulnerable farmers are still struggling to rebuild their agricultural livelihoods. ...read more
21/01/2016
 - As part of the early recovery and reconstruction effort focused on helping farmers become more resilient to future crisis after the two major earthquakes which struck ...read more
08/01/2016
 - Vulnerable farmers in Myanmar are still recovering from the major floods that swept through rural areas between July and October this year. Humanitarian needs remain and ...read more
01/01/2016
 - Torrential monsoonal rains, exacerbated by Cyclone Komen, caused widespread flooding and landslides in Myanmar from July to October this year. Agriculture bore the brunt of the ...read more
22/12/2015
 - To restore the local livelihood base and improve food security and nutrition through the rehabilitation and establishment of agroforests and community-based tree nurseries and household food ...read more
22/12/2015
 - Amidst ongoing challenges in Nepal following the earthquakes in April/May 2015, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is continuing its recovery and ...read more
21/12/2015
 - Immediately following the earthquakes in Nepal and many aftershocks, FAO began its emergency response to address the immediate needs of the hardest-hit farmers in the six ...read more
21/12/2015
 - Coping with the harsh terrain and weather is part of a Mongolian herder’s way of life. But there are early warnings that this winter the dzud ...read more
18/12/2015
 - To enhance the effectiveness of the Food Security Cluster (FSC) towards better preparedness and as an operational coordination mechanism for humanitarian programmes in Pakistan, ensuring timely ...read more
16/12/2015
 - When Typhoon Haiyan (locally known as Yolanda) swept through the central Philippines on 8 November 2013, the storm affected some 14.1 million people and caused more ...read more
09/12/2015