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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 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
 - The Horn of Africa is currently facing a severe food security crisis that threatens the lives and livelihoods of over 12 million people. The crisis is ...read more
04/08/2011
 - 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
 - Famine in Somalia has killed tens of thousands of people in recent months and could grow even worse unless urgent action is taken, the UN's Food ...read more
20/07/2011
 - To support vulnerable farming families affected by high food prices and the drought crisis through the provision of quality wheat seed and fertilizer for the autumn ...read more
15/07/2011
 - Joint FAO/WFP/Oxfam statement - From mega-emergencies, such as the earthquake in Haiti or the floods in Pakistan, to headline-grabbing humanitarian crises, such as the conflicts in ...read more
08/07/2011
 - Ayuda urgente a los pequeños agricultores y alpaqueros en vista de asegurar su subsistencia y la reactivación de sus modos de vida y a reducir su ...read more
12/04/2011
 - To protect the lives of 5 001 sheep and goats and 6 405 cattle belonging to 2 970 households; increase the availability of milk in beneficiary ...read more
23/03/2011
 - To reduce the vulnerability of rural communities by addressing their immediate postdroughtneeds.
25/02/2011
 - To support the livelihoods and food security of the most destitute drought affected farmers and small herders in the northeastern parts of the Syrian Arab Republic. ...read more
02/02/2011
 - Le Tchad est parmi les pays les plus pauvres du monde en dépit de la richesse de ses ressources naturelles. Ainsi, environ 54 pour cent des ...read more
01/01/2011