Related Topics

Results filtered by: hunger

 - Drought is a reality in Kenya, like in the rest of the Horn of Africa, and it is occurring with greater frequency. FAO Kenya is helping vulnerable farmers and pastoralists ...READ MORE
 - For the first time since the 2011 famine, food insecurity has begun to rise in Somalia. Over 1 million people are severely food insecure and 2 million face stressed levels ...READ MORE
 - But there are hopeful signs that with extra effort the MDG target can be reached - Nearly 870 million people, or one in eight, were suffering ...read more
09/10/2012
 - In Lesotho, a series of dry spells, late rains and early frost has led to an alarmingly steep reduction in agricultural yields for 2011/12. The adverse ...read more
28/09/2012
 - Asian Football clubs to raise funds for FAO-led projects - The "Asian Football against Hunger" campaign is returning to stadiums across the continent for the Asian ...read more
17/09/2012
 - EBRD and FAO call on agribusiness to step up investment from the Black Sea to the Mediterranean - The fight against hunger can only be won ...read more
13/09/2012
 - Calls for partnership in essential areas of policy research and social inclusion - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva challenged academics to get involved in essential and ...read more
30/07/2012
 - FAO chief addresses summit of Portugese-speaking countries in Maputo - Portuguese-speaking countries have found the right approach to tackling the hunger problem - by a combined effort ...read more
20/07/2012
 - Joint statement by FAO, IFAD, WFP and Bioversity on Rio+20 Summit - The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), ...read more
20/06/2012
 - The UN food agencies based in Rome have expressed the wish that G20 leaders meeting in Mexico redouble their efforts to fight hunger. The UN Food and ...read more
19/06/2012
 - On the path to Rio+20, FAO calls for a future with both healthier people and healthier ecosystems - Sustainable development cannot be realized unless hunger and ...read more
30/05/2012
 - On a visit to drought-stricken Chad, Spanish football star Raúl González added his voice to urgent calls for funding to prevent a full-blown food and nutrition ...read more
28/05/2012
1 2 3 4 5 6