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 - 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
 - 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
 - Additional $11 million needed to support typhoon-affected farmers to clear land, clean canals and ensure harvests for 2014 - Immediate assistance from the international community for Philippine farmers ...read more
27/11/2013
 - Regions most severely affected by the typhoon account for one-third of the total rice production in the country - Hundreds of thousands of farmers in the Philippines whose crops ...read more
19/11/2013
 - Livelihoods and food security at risk – FAO calls for $24 million for immediate interventions FAO is mobilizing support to the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon ...read more
12/11/2013
 - This FAO Kenya Newsletter examines our World Food Day activities including the inaugural Media Awards. There are also reports on how sorghum farming is improving livelihoods ...read more
05/11/2013
 - Highlights of this issue: DIPECHO III is up and running, see some of the achievements so far, Government gives CA in Lesotho a Big Boost, How CA changed a ...read more
22/10/2013
 - British development agency donates £10 million for humanitarian projects - The United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID) is donating £10 million to FAO humanitarian projects ...read more
21/10/2013
 - To improve soil moisture retention and health through sensitization and coordination of minimum tillage adoption and associated improved CA practices.
21/10/2013
 - To create a conducive environment that reduces the dependence of vulnerable rural communal households on humanitarian assistance and improves their livelihood outcomes.
18/10/2013
 - Contribuer à rétablir les moyens d’existence des populations affectées par les inondations dans les territoires de Kasangulu, Madimba et Mbanza Ngungu au Bas-Congo par la mise ...read more
23/08/2013
 - Improving food security and agricultural livelihoods in NorthernUganda is an EU-funded Government of Uganda's Agricultural Livelihoods Recovery Project (ALREP) implemented by FAO in northern Uganda targeting ...read more
21/08/2013