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 - Drought is a reality in Kenya, like in the rest of the Horn of Africa, and it is occurring with greater frequency. FAO Kenya is helping vulnerable farmers and pastoralists ...READ MORE
 - Thanks to a decent harvest and a strong response from the international humanitarian community, the United Nations declared an end to famine in southern Somalia in early 2012. More than ...READ MORE
 - Support to poorest countries to be scaled up - Two days after taking over, FAO's new Director-General José Graziano da Silva told his inaugural press conference ...read more
03/01/2012
 - Farm investments today can prevent food security crises tomorrow - With the October rainy season starting, FAO is helping more than 5 000 vulnerable farming households ...read more
13/10/2011
 - Heads of Rome-based UN food agencies call for forceful action - Food price volatility featuring high prices is likely to continue and possibly increase, making poor farmers, ...read more
10/10/2011
 - Building Back Better - FAO and EU Fighting Hunger, Restoring Livelihoods Welcome to the second issue of the FAO Uganda Information Bulletin in 2011. The European Union ...read more
01/08/2011
 - In Haiti, "eating bleach" means the hunger pains brought on by high food prices. FAO is supporting national initiatives, such as urban farming, to boost local ...read more
01/08/2011
 - On 20 July, the United Nations declared a state of famine in parts of southern Somalia, which has killed tens of thousands of people in recent months ...read more
21/07/2011
 - The political deadlock in the aftermath of Côte d’Ivoire’s Presidential elections in 2010 has remained entrenched, with upswings of violence causing mass displacements and threatening the ...read more
24/03/2011
 - In an effort to stem rising rural poverty in Nicaragua, the European Union (EU) and FAO have joined the government in supporting organisations of small-scale farmers ...read more
25/10/2010
 - FAO and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today said that the number of hungry people in the world remains unacceptably high despite expected recent ...read more
14/09/2010
 - This issue comes at a time when we are preparing to celebrate World Food Day, which falls on October, 16 every year. This year’s theme is ...read more
01/09/2010
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