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 - Consecutive years of drought have depleted food and water resources in Djibouti, stretching the ability of rural families – most of whom keep livestock – to cope. People have enough ...READ MORE
 - Like other countries in the Horn of Africa, Ethiopia is prone to droughts and floods, which often hit poor farmers and herders hard, eroding their assets further and leaving them ...READ MORE
 - A hydrogeological study covering north and northwestern Somalia indicates that unguided drilling of boreholes puts the country’s groundwater in jeopardy. The report by Somalia Water and Land ...read more
29/04/2013
 - Seasonal Migration Update Insecurity and uncertainty along the Sudan-South Sudan border is continuing to hamper the seasonal migration of nomadic livestock owners and their herds. According to ...read more
26/04/2013
 - To increase access of agropastoralists in South Sudan to animal health services and of internally displaced, returnees and other vulnerable groups to fishing gear.
24/04/2013
 - Plant viruses are threatening the livelihoods of farmers and food security by attacking vital food crops in East and Central African countries. Cassava is the staple ...read more
18/04/2013
 - Inside this issue: Food factory launched in Western Uganda Four TeleFood Projects for Uganda Kasese farmers embrace fruit growing FAO calls for ‘Zero Illegal Deforestation’ target
15/04/2013
 - In this issue: Desert Locust Threat Regional Desert Locust Effort Agricultural Census
28/03/2013
 - Mejorar la disponibilidad de alimentos y el acceso a ellos para satisfacer las necesidades inmediatas yfortalecer la capacidad de recuperación de las comunidades afectadas por la ...read more
19/03/2013
 - To improve food availability and access to address immediate needs and to strengthen the resilience of drought-affected communities in south-central Somalia.
13/03/2013