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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
 - Assurer le retour durable des familles touchées par la crise dans leurs foyers et renforcer la stabilité de l’environnement des personnes dans les FATA par la ...read more
04/11/2014
 - The Department of Livestock Production (DLP) of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD), and the Emergency Centre for Transboundary Animal Diseases (ECTAD) of the ...read more
30/10/2014
 - HIGHLIGHTS FAO is providing assistance in four critical areas of intervention, in support of 155 600 families in the Philippines: Rice and corn farming – FAO has supported ...read more
05/10/2014
 - A recently-emerged strain of avian influenza virus in poultry in Southeast Asia known as A(H5N6) represents a new threat to animal health and livelihoods and must ...read more
25/09/2014
 - To improve the farm- and fish-based livelihoods of returning and recently resettled conflict-affected families in Mullaitivu district.
24/09/2014
 - A recently-emerged strain of avian influenza virus in poultry in Southeast Asia known as A(H5N6) represents a new threat to animal health and livelihoods and must ...read more
22/09/2014
 - HIGHLIGHTS FAO is providing assistance in four critical areas of intervention, in support of 154 500 families in the Philippines:1. Rice and corn farming – FAO has ...read more
09/09/2014
 - To address critical humanitarian needs and promote effective and efficient responses by ensuring strong Food Security and Agriculture Cluster (FSAC) leadership and coordination of emergency food ...read more
27/08/2014
 - Thanks to a coordinated response by FAO with Norwegian support and the Philippine government, 13 700 small-scale rice farming households have been provided after Typhoon Haiyan ...read more
23/07/2014
 - Typhoon Haiyan last November severely damaged the agriculture sector, which provides 40.5 percent of national employment for men and 21.8 percent for women in the Philippines. ...read more
23/07/2014