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 - With 4.1 million people displaced, the Democratic Republic of the Congo faced Africa’s most severe internal displacement crisis – more than 75 percent are women and ...read more
12/02/2018
 - In 2017, conflicts, droughts, floods, mudslides, hurricanes, wildfires, animal and plant pests and diseases threatened food security across the globe. FAO’s emergencies programme played a crucial ...read more
09/02/2018
 -  to assist 66 000 people FAO requires USD 5 million period January – December 2018                                 The armed conflict in eastern Ukraine – now in its fourth year – is affecting 4.4 million ...read more
08/02/2018
 - After receiving crop and vegetable seeds and fertilizer, 1 million people in northeastern Nigeria’s Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states produced enough food to last well into ...read more
08/02/2018
 - The year 2017 witnessed hunger on a scale not seen in decades. The Global Report on Food Crises 2017 indicated that 108 million people were facing ...read more
08/02/2018
 - The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is seeking $7.5 million to roll out a critically needed emergency livestock vaccination campaign in South Sudan. FAO aims ...read more
23/01/2018
 - Key messages Rural livelihoods are people’s best defence against famine. Interventions that reinforce rural livelihoods meet immediate food needs, mitigate displacement pressures, reduce the overall humanitarian burden ...read more
04/12/2017
 - Since 25 August 2017, more than 621 000 Rohingya refugees escaping violence have crossed from Rakhine State, Myanmar into camps and makeshift settlements in Cox’s Bazar, ...read more
22/11/2017
 - More than 830 000 Rohingya refugees are sheltering in Bangladesh, having escaped violence and persecution in Myanmar. This includes more than 618 000 people, the vast ...read more
16/11/2017
 - Fish processing in the Banadir B camp for Internaly Displaced Persons, in Bosaso, Puntland state, Somalia. Under a livelihood development program spearheaded by FAO, groups of ...read more
14/11/2017