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 - Since March 2011, violence in Syria has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives and injured countless civilians.As of December 2014, over 50 percent of the population has fled their homes, ...READ MORE
 - More than three-quarters of Malagasy families earn a living from agriculture, but frequent natural disasters – drought in the South, cyclones in the East, locust threats – cut into production ...READ MORE
 - FAO has distributed 70.000 livelihood kits to families in hard-to-reach areas of South Sudan through Operation Harold, a four-week helicopter airlift. Each kit weighs no more ...read more
06/10/2015
 - FAO’s rapid response operation in conflict-torn South Sudan has delivered livelihood assistance to 60,000 food-insecure households in hard-to-reach areas of northern Jonglei, Unity and Upper Nile ...read more
05/10/2015
 - Highlights FAO activated a Emergency Response in Yemen on 14 July 2015 given the urgent need to scale up its response to the large-scale impacts of the ...read more
01/10/2015
 - Together with the Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries Industry (MLFI), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) officially opened the newly restored central ...read more
25/09/2015
 - The operations of the third ‒ and last ‒ anti-locust campaign of the three-year programme in response to the locust plague started at the end of ...read more
21/09/2015
 - As the security situation gradually stabilizes, agriculture offers the most opportunities for economic growth, particularly among the youth and returnees who are seeking work and can ...read more
21/09/2015
 - Comme annoncé dès le lancement du Programme de réponse à l’invasion acridienne, en septembre 2013, trois campagnes successives intégralement menées sont indispensables pour venir à bout ...read more
18/09/2015
 - Belgium’s USD 1 million contribution to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) emergency programme in Yemen will help more than 21 600 ...read more
17/09/2015
 - Highlights The rainfall situation has improved markedly in most parts of the region. However, some areas particularly the south of Benin, Ghana and Togo, northwest Mali, central ...read more
16/09/2015
 - To increase food access and consumption through the restoration of cereal production capacity in crisis-affected areas and ensure strong and effective leadership and coordination of humanitarian ...read more
15/09/2015