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 - Key messages Northeastern Nigerian farmers have begun harvesting cereal, vegetable and cash crops (cowpea, groundnut and sesame), following the provision of seed and fertilizer to 112 500 ...read more
18/10/2018
 - The Sahel region faces severe drought and desertification. Often, women have to walk 10 kilometers for water. FAO’s “One million cisterns for the Sahel” project helps ...read more
16/10/2018
 - Like many farmers in Senegal, Guilé Mané used to struggle through the dry season. Rainfall in Senegal can be very low and irregular, even in the ...read more
16/10/2018
 - Renforcer la résilience des communautés qui se focalise sur les capacités des individus, des ménages et des structures communautaires à se préparer, à réagir, à anticiper, ...read more
11/10/2018
 - The FAWRisk-Map incorporates diverse socio-economic and agro-ecological data so that responders can visualise where the underlying risk of household food insecurity due to Fall Armyworm is ...read more
08/10/2018
 - Countries in the Sahel are among the most at risk of crises and disasters. Increasingly unpredictable weather patterns, frequent droughts and floods, and land degradation threaten ...read more
05/10/2018
 - The FAWRisk-Map incorporates diverse socio-economic and agro-ecological data so that responders can visualise where the underlying risk of household food insecurity due to Fall Armyworm is ...read more
15/09/2018
 - The Kanyi, a local name for Sahel breed of goat, admired for its delicate legs and striking hair often reddish brown, has long been the dominant ...read more
11/09/2018
 - Key messages From June to August 2018, FAO bolstered the food production capacity of households in northeastern Nigeria through the provision of seed and fertilizer to about ...read more
05/09/2018
 - This brochure highlights the objectives and key information of the FAO project entitled “One million cisterns for the Sahel”. It aims to illustrate the project activities’ ...read more
28/08/2018