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 - The Philippines is often struck by extreme weather events. Farmers are worst affected as their crops are destroyed, and their livelihoods threatened. FAO provides training on ...read more
16/10/2018
 - The Philippines is often struck by extreme weather events. Farmers are worst affected as their crops are destroyed, and their livelihoods threatened. Lowell Rabillaco, an agriculturist, ...read more
16/10/2018
 - Highlights: FAO China ECTAD Office and the Veterinary Bureau of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs (MARA) jointly organize the Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Video Launch Ceremony FAO ...read more
27/09/2018
 - Families living in the world's largest refugee camp this week received the first 2 500 stoves and liquid petroleum gas (LPG) cylinders that are part of ...read more
18/09/2018
 - The rapid onset of African Swine Fever (ASF) in China, and its detection in areas more than one thousand kilometres apart within the country, could mean ...read more
28/08/2018
 - Highlights: FAO China ECTAD attendance at the technical meeting to discuss echinococcosis control and prevention FAO China ECTAD attendance at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Cooperation Conference on ...read more
21/08/2018
 - Fall Armyworm could threaten the food security and livelihoods of millions of small-scale farmers in Asia as the invasive crop-eating pest is highly likely to spread ...read more
14/08/2018
 - Between 2005 and 2017, 200 human cases of avian influenza occurred in Indonesia, causing 168 fatalities (WHO). The Greater Jakarta Area recorded the highest number of cases, ...read more
23/07/2018
 - Acting early before a disaster is critical: it can save lives and protect livelihoods from the immediate shocks as well as protecting longer term development gains ...read more
18/07/2018