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 - To improve household food security and increase resilience to floods and cyclones in conflict- and natural disaster-prone areas.
02/08/2017
 - Chestnut (Castanea species) are trees providing crucial resources for livelihoods in many parts of the world, with a wide range of economic, social and environmental benefits. ...read more
27/07/2017
 - DPR Korea’s crop production for 2017, including staple rice, maize, potatoes and soybean, has been severely damaged by prolonged dry weather conditions, threatening food security for ...read more
20/07/2017
 - 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
 - A severe drought followed by heavy rainfalls in Sri Lanka hit large swaths of cropping areas in the country. This development means that food security of ...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
22/06/2017
 - Highlights FAO Chief Veterinary Officer and ECTAD RAP Regional Manager visit to China Strengthening cooperation in the area of animal health between China and FAO: Veterinary Bureau delegation ...read more
10/06/2017
 - FAO in collaboration with the Myanmar Aerospace Engineering University (MAEU) organized a training for the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation (MOALI) Drone Mapping Team on ...read more
25/05/2017
 - Highlights 26 new trainees embarked on the journey to become field epidemiologists – CFETPV 4th cohort 1st module on outbreak investigation. FAO and WHO in China gather partners ...read more
05/04/2017