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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
 -  Despite good agricultural production in 2012 and good conditions for pastoralists, the situation in the Sahel remains critical mostly due to the impact of the 2012 ...read more
22/04/2013
 - Plant viruses are threatening the livelihoods of farmers and food security by attacking vital food crops in East and Central African countries. Cassava is the staple ...read more
18/04/2013
 - L'Essentiel Campagne agropastorale 2012-2013 : baisse des productions agricoles au Nigeria Situation toujours très précaire au Mali, en particulier au Nord pour les pasteurs Prix des céréales sèches en ...read more
17/04/2013
 - Inside this issue: Food factory launched in Western Uganda Four TeleFood Projects for Uganda Kasese farmers embrace fruit growing FAO calls for ‘Zero Illegal Deforestation’ target
15/04/2013
 - The European Commission Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection Department (ECHO)-funded project, entitled “Emergency food security assistance for Ivorian refugees and affected host communities in Liberia”, is ...read more
15/04/2013
 - Latest photos from Ilakaka on the locust crisis that Madagascar is facing.
11/04/2013
 - South Sudan is a tough place to be a farmer. Traditional farming methods, little improved over decades of protracted war, can bring poor returns in a ...read more
11/04/2013
 -  Despite good agricultural production in 2012 and good conditions for pastoralists, the situation in the Sahel remains critical, mostly due to the impact of the 2012 ...read more
11/04/2013
 - FAO Burundi has been supporting the harmonious reintegration of returnees in the southern provinces of Makamba, Rutana and Bururi. Through the project, FAO has supported more ...read more
09/04/2013
 - En Afrique de l’Ouest et au Sahel, la FAO met tout en oeuvre pour renforcer la résilience des communautés et réduire leur vulnérabilité aux différents chocs. ...read more
03/04/2013