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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
 - Key Points The pastoral lean season continues despite improved rainfall in end of July 2015 in the pastoral zone.  The agricultural campaign is off to a slow start ...read more
18/08/2015
 - Diagnostic Durant la 2ème décade de juin 2015, la pluviosité diminuait par rapport à la décade précédente sauf dans le secteur Sud de l’Aire transitoire de multiplication ...read more
18/08/2015
 - FAO South Sudan team Nyabenyi Tipo, Deputy FAOR for Programmes and Mario Zappacosta, Economist spoke to Radio Miraya with South Sudan's Food Security Council Secretary-General John ...read more
17/08/2015
 - The livestock crisis continues to deepen and spread in South Sudan. Last December, FAO warned of a “silent emergency” as the ongoing conflict and instability undermined ...read more
17/08/2015
 - Diagnostic  Durant la 1ère décade de juin 2015, des pluies faibles ont concerné l’Aire transitoire de multiplication et l’Aire de densation Sud et vraisemblablement le Sud-Est de ...read more
14/08/2015
 - Key points: In Greater Equatoria, production prospects for first season crops to be harvested in August/September are mixed, due to dry weather conditions affecting several areas. Planted area ...read more
31/07/2015
 - Locust situation In June and July 2015, the arrival of the dry and cold season was confirmed across the Island. Temperatures decreased and there was no or ...read more
31/07/2015
 - Intensified conflict in Southern Unity State and parts of Upper Nile State has displaced hundreds of thousands of people and blocked humanitarian access to areas already ...read more
29/07/2015
 - Response opportunities As the security situation gradually stabilizes, agriculture offers the most opportunities for economic growth, particularly among the youth and returnees who are seeking work and ...read more
29/07/2015
 - Diagnostic Durant la 3ème décade de mai, la totalité de la Grande-Île était sèche. Le dessèchement des tapis végétaux se poursuivait, surtout dans les biotopes xérophiles et ...read more
29/07/2015