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 - More than three-quarters of Malagasy families earn a living from agriculture, but frequent natural disasters – drought in the South, cyclones in the East, locust threats – cut into production ...READ MORE
 - More than 80 percent of people in Guinea-Bissau – one of the poorest countries in the world – earn a living from agriculture. Rice and cashews are two important crops ...READ MORE
 - In Liberia, the first ever outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) was reported in late March 2014 in Lofa County which is on the border ...read more
05/09/2014
 - The gradual recovery and gains made since the end of the famine in 2012 are being lost as poor rains, conflict, trade disruptions and reduced humanitarian ...read more
02/09/2014
 - Disruptions in food trade and marketing in the three West African countries most affected by Ebola have made food increasingly expensive and hard to come by, ...read more
02/09/2014
 - To meet the needs of comprehensive situation analysis, appropriate targeting and information sharing to reinforce FAO’s response to crises and vulnerable households’ recovery.
28/08/2014
 - Highlights The events in the Central African Republic have left more than 2.5 million people in need of humanitarian assistance and displaced one out of five people; around 509 000 are still internally ...read more
25/08/2014
 - Ban Ki-moon's newly appointed-Senior UN Systems Coordinator for Ebola, Dr. David Nabarro, on a two-day visit in Monrovia, last week, said there is a need for ...read more
25/08/2014
 - Droughts cause poor harvests, Zimbabwean smallholders receive payout Smallholder farmers in Africa have long borne the brunt of the adverse effects of global climate change. They are ...read more
21/08/2014
 -  Phase 1: Améliorer la qualité et la réactivité de la réponse en matière de sécurité alimentaire et mieux évaluer son impact afin de renforcer la capacité ...read more
20/08/2014
 - To reduce vulnerability and risk to food insecurity in the southern Africa region by strengthening regional and national efficiency and effectiveness for disaster preparedness, risk reduction, ...read more
20/08/2014
 - Durant la 3ème décade, les estimations de FEWS-NET indiquaient que la plage optimale pluviométrique (POP) du Criquet migrateur malgache était atteinte sur le versant occidental, de ...read more
19/08/2014