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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
 - Malawi’s small-scale producers – who make up the vast majority of farmers – are struggling to produce enough to feed themselves and their families. Small landholdings, little access to credit, ...READ MORE
 - As many as 4 million people in rural areas of Madagascar are food insecure following this year's reduced harvest. Production of rice – the Indian Ocean ...read more
09/10/2013
 - This video shows some of the activities that FAO is implementing in the field to support rural communities in areas that are periodically affected by natural ...read more
02/10/2013
 - During the past few weeks, prevailing southwesterly winds and vegetation drying-­‐out favored the movement of swarms from the outbreak area (southwest of Madagascar) towards the western ...read more
26/09/2013
 - A locust control campaign is starting in Madagascar against a plague of the Malagasy Migratory Locust, which threatens the food security and livelihoods of 13 million ...read more
23/09/2013
 - Madagascar est exposé aux catastrophes naturelles, notamment la sécheresse, les inondations, les cyclones et les crises acridiennes. L’invasion acridienne actuelle, qui a démarré en avril 2012 ...read more
19/09/2013
 - Améliorer la nutrition des ménages en situation d’insécurité alimentaire dans les zones touchées par les inondations dans les districts de Thaba Tseka, Mokhotlong et Qacha’s Nek. ...read more
17/09/2013
 - Madagascar has been facing a plague of the Malagasy Migratory Locust since April 2012 that threatens the livelihoods of vulnerable rural populations in the country. Given ...read more
16/09/2013
 - Carte de situation acridienne montrant le niveau de contamination des différentes régions de Madagascar au 31 août 2013.
11/09/2013
 - SOMMAIRE Situation écométéorologique Situation acridienne Situation agro-socio-économique Synthèse
10/09/2013
 - In response to the armyworm outbreak, which affected Lesotho in January and February 2013, the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security (MAFS) and the Food and ...read more
10/09/2013