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 - To strengthen crop production and water resource management capacities and access to alternative income sources.
30/01/2019
 - Efficient and sustainable management of water resources is a priority to improve the resilience of vulnerable communities. The “1 million cisterns for the Sahel” initiative promotes ...read more
17/01/2019
 - To enable emergency food production and protect and restore people’s livelihoods in order to improve the food security of displaced people and vulnerable host communities.
20/12/2018
 - Under the “Training for all” programme, funded by the Government of Japan, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Ministry of ...read more
19/12/2018
 - Deep in the equatorial forest of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Iyenze family grows fresh vegetables in their garden. Georgette, mother of eight, prepares ...read more
14/12/2018
 - Ngalula Kalombo, a widow and mother of three, returns from the Beya-Bwanga seed fair with a basket of maize and cowpea seeds. Soon, she will be ...read more
11/12/2018
 - Despite harsh climatic conditions, Africa’s drylands support millions of people and contribute significantly to Kenya’s national economy, primarily through livestock products. However, these same areas are ...read more
28/11/2018
 - Climate change can cause long-lasting, more frequent dry spells – a particular problem for pastoralists in the Horn of Africa as this leads to livestock losses, ...read more
21/11/2018
 - The project funded by the European Union aims to sustainably reduce the food insecurity and malnutrition of children under five and pregnant and lactating women in ...read more
26/10/2018
 - The Sahel region faces severe drought and desertification. Often, women have to walk 10 kilometers for water. FAO’s “One million cisterns for the Sahel” project helps ...read more
16/10/2018