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 - 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
 - Despite considerable improvements in the Ivorian refugee situation in Liberia, thousands of refugees still remain and rely on Liberian host-communities for food security. FAO is providing the right inputs and ...READ MORE
 - Renforcer la sécurité alimentaire et améliorer les revenus des producteurs grâce à l’augmentation des productions agricoles.
05/08/2014
 - FAO is supporting the Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare (MoH) to maintain an active surveillance system for tracking and monitoring ...read more
03/08/2014
 - Au Mali, les évènements politiques de mai et les affrontements dans le nord ont changé la donne dans beaucoup de domaines, y compris celui de l’aide ...read more
30/07/2014
 - In July 2014, FAO distributed goats to vulnerable households in Timbuktu. This was part of the implementation of FAO's action plan to improve the food security of the victims of ...read more
22/07/2014
 - Increased efforts are needed to improve awareness among rural communities in West Africa about the risks of contracting the Ebola virus from eating certain wildlife species ...read more
21/07/2014
 - Key points Sowing activities are affected by the late start of the rainy season as well as dry spells that occurred in localized areas in the region Monthly ...read more
11/07/2014
 - To restore the livelihoods and increase the resilience of the vulnerable populations that were severely affected by the late start of the rainy season, long dry ...read more
27/06/2014
 - Participants in the restricted meeting of the regional food and nutrition security monitoring system in the Sahel and West Africa, which was held from 18 to ...read more
24/06/2014
 - To improve food and nutrition security, vulnerability analysis and consensus building for a coherent and coordinated response, as well as strengthen the coordination among food security, ...read more
23/06/2014
 - Key points Population displacements as a result of violence in the Central African Republic, in northern Nigeria and in northern Mali, pose a humanitarian risk in the ...read more
20/06/2014