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 - FAO launched today a comprehensive guide on the integrated pest management of Fall Armyworm on maize. Designed for Farmers Field Schools, the guide will help smallholder ...read more
17/02/2018
 - Faced with the infestation of millions of hectares of maize, most in the hands of smallholder farmers, and the relentless spread of Fall Armyworm (FAW) across ...read more
16/02/2018
 - Map of areas affected by Fall Armyworms as of 14 February 2018.
14/02/2018
 - In 2017, FAO used early warning information to prompt early action in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia, easing the impact of drought on pastoralists who were struggling ...read more
14/02/2018
 - 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
 - Key messages In 2017, FAO supported over 1.8 million people through the provision of seeds, fertilizers and livestock and cash-based assistance in northeastern Nigeria’s three most affected ...read more
12/02/2018
 - IPC projection map of acute food insecurity situation overview in Somalia from 01/02 to 31/06/2018.
10/02/2018
 - Prolonged dry spells, erratic rainfall, high temperatures and the presence of the voracious fall armyworm have significantly dampened Southern Africa’s current agricultural season’s cereal production prospects. ...read more
09/02/2018
 - In 2018, FAO seeks USD 1.06 billion to assist over 26 million people in 26 countries. FAO in the 2018 Humanitarian Appeals
08/02/2018
 -  to assist 541 000 people FAO requires USD 15 million period January – December 2018                                 The conflict in South Sudan is entering its fifth year and the threat of famine is expected ...read more
08/02/2018