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 - Since March 2011, violence in Syria has claimed over 100 000 lives and injured countless civilians.Over 40 percent of the population has fled their homes, including 6.5 million people displaced ...READ MORE
 - 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
 - FAO and its partners started a series of analyses on food security at the national level that will allow to better respond to the needs of ...read more
03/09/2014
 - 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
 - It took FAO and its partners in Syria nearly three months to complete the distribution of poultry packages in the tormented governorate of Rural Damascus, but ...read more
23/08/2014
 - Ciro Fiorillo, Head of FAO's office in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, in an interview with Sybil Ruscoe of BBC Radio 4 Farming Today podcast regarding agriculture in Gaza. The conflict ...read more
21/08/2014
 - 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
 - Durant la 2ème décade de juin, les estimations de FEWS-NET indiquaient que la pluviosité variait de 4 à 40 mm sur une bande diagonale d’environ 250 ...read more
14/08/2014
 - Jonglei State has been particularly affected by the continued violence in South Sudan. Almost half of the state’s 1.5 million people are severely food insecure. Markets are almost ...read more
14/08/2014
 - The fighting in Gaza has forced farmers and herders to abandon their lands and has paralysed fishing activities, bringing local food production to a halt and severely affecting ...read more
14/08/2014
 - The implementation of the Three-year Programme in response to the Locust Plague (2013-2014) in Madagascar started almost one year ago. Significant resources have been mobilized to halt the locust ...read more
13/08/2014
 - In Rumbek, Lakes State, FAO South Sudan reached over 600 households with emergency livelihood crop kits between June and July 2014.  This includes over 7 metric tons of sorghum, ...read more
05/08/2014