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 - The list of hurricanes and natural disasters which have struck Haïti over the last decade is long. Its location between the Caribbean Sea and the ...read more
29/01/2018
 - To strengthen food security, reduce and manage disaster risk, and increase the resilience of agropastoral livelihoods by building the capacity of communities and local institutions in ...read more
26/01/2018
 - While Ethiopia is in the process of recovering from the El Niño-induced drought which affected large areas of the country in 2015 and 2016, a new drought ...read more
12/10/2017
 - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is conducting a comprehensive study across regions to assess the benefit from applying disaster risk reduction ...read more
13/09/2017
 - This flyer on drone-aided mapping technology contains practical information on the joint initiative by FAO and the Philippines Department of Agriculture. It presents technical data in ...read more
03/08/2017
 - Contribuer à améliorer la sécurité alimentaire et les moyens d’existence des ménages ruraux affectés par le conflit sociopolitique et les aléas climatiques dans les provinces de ...read more
11/07/2017
 - After more than 50 years of internal armed conflict, Colombia is experiencing a moment of hope thanks to the Peace Agreement between the Government of Colombia ...read more
05/07/2017
 - This policy brief explores gaps and challenges related to managing recurrent climatic events that iteratively trigger agriculture and food insecurity disasters in eastern Africa. For over ...read more
03/07/2017
 - Highlights A severe drought in 2016 and early 2017 severely impacted the 2016/17 maha harvest with 45 percent reduction in the production of paddy crop. In addition, production ...read more
23/06/2017
 - A severe drought followed by heavy rainfalls in Sri Lanka has hit large swaths of cropping areas, threatening the food security of some 900,000 people, according to a ...read more
23/06/2017