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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
 - Through FAO’s voucher programme, women farmers in Zimbabwe – often the most vulnerable households – were able to start vegetable farming as a business, giving them ...read more
26/11/2014
 - To improve the food and nutrition security of vulnerable populations and strengthen their resilience to reduce their vulnerability to future climatic shocks.
25/11/2014
 - Vincent Martin, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Representative in Senegal and FAO Response Coordinator for the Ebola outbreak, went to Conakry ...read more
25/11/2014
 - The 2014-2015 cropping campaign was characterized by a late onset. Despite a better spatial and temporal rainfall distribution in August and September, the significant rainfall deficit ...read more
25/11/2014
 - In 2014, FAO established emergency measures to resume agricultural production in the Central African Republic despite the escalation of the conflict and violence in the country. ...read more
24/11/2014
 - FAO’S response A major food crisis has been contained thanks to timely donor support that has allowed emergency crop production support, saving families from a domino effect ...read more
24/11/2014
 - The outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in March 2014 has had tremendous negative impacts on all aspects of life in Liberia. Two separate Food and ...read more
21/11/2014
 - Le Directeur général de la FAO, José Graziano da Silva, a rencontré aujourd’hui Mme Marie-Noëlle Koyara, Ministre d'État chargée des travaux publics, de l’équipement et de ...read more
20/11/2014
 - En septembre 2014, l'aridité persistait sur le versant occidental de la Grande-Île, sauf dans le Melaky et le Sud-Est qui ont reçu des pluies précoces relativement ...read more
19/11/2014
 - Durant la 1ère décade d'octobre 2014, une augmentation progressive de la pluviosité a été constatée dans la majeure partie de la Grande-Île: la saison des pluies ...read more
19/11/2014