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 - Key messages Food security in parts of Syria has slightly improved, but the overall situation remains far worse than before the crisis. Approximately 6.9 million people are food ...read more
25/07/2017
 - In an unprecedented move, Pope Francis has symbolically donated €25,000 to FAO's efforts supporting people facing food insecurity and famine in East Africa. Pope Francis said the ...read more
21/07/2017
 -  With 3.7 million displaced people, the Democratic Republic of the Congo is the country most affected by internal displacement in Africa. The populations in the territories ...read more
20/07/2017
 - Food security in parts of Syria is slightly better than the same time last year due to an improved security situation and enhanced access to humanitarian ...read more
18/07/2017
 - Highlights Crop production: Production of wheat and barley in the Syrian Arab Republic slightly improved in 2017 compared to previous year due to better rainfall and improved ...read more
18/07/2017
 - Highlights The main planting season is underway in South Sudan and it is critical that farmers are able to safely access their fields for planting, weeding and ...read more
18/07/2017
 -  In the past Crisis in the Sahel For decades, chronic poverty and successive shocks have affected Chadians, causing over 4 million to suffer from food insecurity. The situation ...read more
17/07/2017
 - Highlights FAO led monitoring assessments of crop, rainfall, market price and livestock conditions ongoing. Food Security and Nutrition Monitoring System Round 20 is under way targeting all counties ...read more
17/07/2017
 - In strife-torn Syria, the food security and livelihoods situation of some 234 000 people has received a strong boost thanks to a recently completed animal health ...read more
14/07/2017
 - The scale of the food crisis in conflict-ridden Yemen is staggering with 17 million people - two thirds of the population - severely food insecure and seven million ...read more
12/07/2017