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 - Food insecurity affects nearly one in ten people in Djibouti. Of the food insecure, nearly 60 percent live in rural areas and are dependent on agriculture-based livelihoods. Yet consecutive years ...READ MORE
 -  Ethiopia is responding to a drought emergency, triggered by one of the strongest El Niño events on record. Humanitarian needs have tripled since the beginning of 2015 as the drought ...READ MORE
 - Renforcer la résilience face aux sécheresses et ainsi améliorer la sécurité alimentaire et la nutrition des communautés et des ménages des zones semi-arides et arides à ...read more
16/10/2015
 - To promote youth engagement in improving their livelihoods through the provision of viable livelihood alternatives in the fisheries sector.
16/10/2015
 - FAO’s rapid response operation in conflict-torn South Sudan has delivered livelihood assistance to 60,000 food-insecure households in hard-to-reach areas of northern Jonglei, Unity and Upper Nile ...read more
05/10/2015
 - An El Niño state occurs when the central and eastern equatorial Pacific sea-surface temperatures (SSTs) are substantially higher than usual. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ...read more
11/09/2015
 - Widespread acute malnutrition persists across Somalia and large numbers of people will be acutely food insecure through December 2015, following below average cereal harvests in crop ...read more
01/09/2015
 - Much higher than normal rains in the last third of 2015, resulting from the El Niño climate phenomenon, could reverse many of the humanitarian and development ...read more
21/08/2015
 - To strengthen and diversify livelihoods at household level of the people of the Dur Dur watershed in Awdal region of Somaliland.
06/07/2015
 - To strengthen Disaster Risk Management Agriculture Task Forces (DRM ATFs) in order to improve the management and coordination of agriculture- and livelihood-related disasters in Ethiopia.
06/05/2015
 - To lessen the adverse impacts of hazards, reduce vulnerability and strengthen community resilience so that countries in the region become more food secure and able to ...read more
31/03/2015
 - To generate wealth and create employment at the producer community level, as well as support capacity building and rural infrastructure development and management.
16/02/2015