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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
 - More than 80 percent of people in Guinea-Bissau – one of the poorest countries in the world – earn a living from agriculture. Rice and cashews are two important crops ...READ MORE
 - The increase in the cost for labour in farming communities in Sierra Leone has greatly disturbed the activities of farmers, to the extent of preventing most ...read more
15/06/2015
 - On a three day official field visit to Grand Gedeh and Maryland Counties in early May, FAO Representative in Liberia, Marc Abdala, said FAO-supported projects were ...read more
11/06/2015
 - Collaboration and cooperation are central to the success of the work of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), which, among other goals, ...read more
11/06/2015
 - Robust social mobilization activities including sensitization has largely contributed to the increase in the survival rate. In August 2014, 127 agriculture extension agents across Sierra Leone ...read more
11/06/2015
 - To contribute to: (i) mitigate the impact of food shortages on households' food security; (ii) reduce the cases of malnutrition and depletion of assets; and (iii) ...read more
11/06/2015
 - In the Central African Republic, joint field surveys on the situation of transhumance and a socioanthropological study of pastoral populations following the 2013‒2014 crisis in the ...read more
10/06/2015
 - Rétablir les capacités de production, améliorer la sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle et renforcer la résilience de la population vulnérable affectée, principalement les agropasteurs.
10/06/2015
 - Diagnostic Durant la 1ère décade d’avril 2015, la pluviosité diminuait dans la majeure partie de la Grande-Île, surtout dans les parties occidentale et méridionale. Cependant, les conditions ...read more
09/06/2015
 - Contribuer à préserver la production agricole et la sécurité alimentaire des populations concernées au Niger, au Mali, au Tchad et au-delà, en particulier pendant et à ...read more
05/06/2015
 - Locust situation During the last twenty days of May 2015, the dry and cold season has gradually started. Temperatures were very low in the Hautes-Terres but continue ...read more
05/06/2015