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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 response to the armyworm outbreak, which affected Lesotho in January and February 2013, the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security (MAFS) and the Food and ...read more
10/09/2013
 - Highlights After a late start, rains have allowed crops to develop Prices remain high in the Sahel particularly in Niger, Nigeria, Benin, Mali and Burkina Faso The lean season continues, and the ...read more
06/09/2013
 - 11 million people are food insecure – Support for food and livestock production urgently needed – FAO appeal About 11 million people in the Sahel are still ...read more
04/09/2013
 - To strengthen the resilience of populations affected by malnutrition and food insecurity, and reduce the negative impact of food and nutrition crises in West Africa.
29/08/2013
 -  The Sahel crisis, with more than 11 million food insecure persons, has entered its peak with the lean season when poor households’ food stocks are exhausted ...read more
27/08/2013
 - Since April 2012, Madagascar has been facing a plague of the Malagasy Migratory Locust, that threatens the livelihoods of 13 million people in the country, nine million of whom earn ...read more
23/08/2013
 - Contribuer à rétablir les moyens d’existence des populations affectées par les inondations dans les territoires de Kasangulu, Madimba et Mbanza Ngungu au Bas-Congo par la mise ...read more
23/08/2013
 - Improving food security and agricultural livelihoods in NorthernUganda is an EU-funded Government of Uganda's Agricultural Livelihoods Recovery Project (ALREP) implemented by FAO in northern Uganda targeting ...read more
21/08/2013
 - To improve food security and nutrition of vulnerable households in Burkina Faso.
21/08/2013
 - To cope with recurrent drought and climate variability, pastoralists in Karamoja – a semi-arid region of Uganda – harvest grass to make hay, which they store ...read more
20/08/2013