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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 80 percent of people in Guinea-Bissau – one of the poorest countries in the world – earn a living from agriculture. Rice and cashews are two important crops ...READ MORE
 - Cyclone Nargis caused more destruction and human suffering than any natural disaster in Myanmar’s history. Over 2.4 million people were affected, nearly 140 000 died and ...read more
27/04/2009
 - La République de Djibouti (pays situé dans la Corne de l’Afrique, à l’entrée sud de la Mer Rouge – 23.200 km2 avec 372 km de côtes ...read more
01/01/2009
 - La declaratoria de emergencia del Gobierno del Perú de Junio 2008 motivada por las bajas temperaturas afectando a 11 departamentos y 40 provincias del país, alertó ...read more
15/12/2008
 - Las comunidades de pequeños agricultores y alpaqueros de subsistencia en las zonas altoandinas más afectadas por las bajas temperaturas del 2008 en el Perú, empiezan a ...read more
08/12/2008
 - Beginning on 13 October, Tropical Depression 16 caused widespread flooding and devastation throughout Honduras. Heavy rains, which doubled the average level of precipitation for the month ...read more
29/10/2008
 - Between 12 and 18 August, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR) was struck by the most severe flood to affect the country in about one hundred ...read more
19/09/2008
 - Las zonas alto andinas de la sierra peruana, debido a su altitud y orografía están expuestas a factores climáticos extremos que determinan de forma precisa los ...read more
15/09/2008
 - FAO is helping Morocco deal with an outbreak of peste des petits ruminants (PPR) that threatens to kill millions of sheep and goats and could possibly ...read more
09/09/2008
 - The El friaje phenomenon in Peru involves a combination of unseasonable low temperatures, frosts, snow and hail that damages crops and the high-altitude pastures on which ...read more
31/07/2008
 - As part of an urgent relief effort FAO’s Peru office has provided 36 800 doses of antiparistic medicines, antibiotics and vitamins to poor farmers in highland ...read more
31/07/2008