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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
 - Farmers in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) face numerous challenges, not least of which are soil erosion, scarce inputs and extreme weather like drought, flooding and cold spells. ...READ MORE
 - In Summer 2010 Pakistan suffered the worst floods in living memory. 20 million people were directly affected and agriculture was extremely hard hit. FAO's early assistance is ...read more
16/03/2011
 - The 2010 monsoon floods affected the lives of over 18 million people and took an enormous toll on the rural poor. Around 80 percent of people ...read more
09/03/2011
 - To improve the food, nutrition and livelihood security of the marginalized landless poor and vulnerable women-headed households in four townships, namely Maungdaw, Buthidaung, Rathedaung and Sittwe, ...read more
17/02/2011
 - To protect the key economic assets of livestock keepers, essential for livelihoods and food security by improving animal feeding, stabilizing animal health and increasing fodder production. ...read more
11/02/2011
 - To restore and improve the livelihoods of vulnerable fisher households affected by Cyclone Nargis.
11/02/2011
 - Latest News At the national-level Cluster meeting on 4 January 2011, gender was identified as a priority cross-cutting issue for the agriculture and livelihoods sector. The ARNA will ...read more
08/02/2011
 - The 2010 monsoon floods affected the lives of over 18 million people and took an enormous toll on the rural poor. Around 80 percent of people ...read more
07/02/2011
 - To improve food security in the areas of Afghanistan where potatoes are a major crop through the eradication of Colorado potato beetle (CPB), an alien invasive ...read more
02/02/2011
 - Since 1968, conflict between Moro insurgent groups and the Government of the Republic of the Philippines has severely affected the population of Mindanao. The Moro community ...read more
02/02/2011
 - 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