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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
 - Key messages As a result of the socio-political crisis and floods, rural and urban populations in Burundi have sold part of their assets, crops and small livestock, ...read more
08/06/2016
 - Appuyer la résilience des moyens d’existence et promouvoir la cohésion sociale au sein des communautés affectées par la succession des crises dans les préfectures de l’Ouham, ...read more
07/06/2016
 - FAO and WFP have begun providing seeds, hand tools and food to nearly 50,000 hungry farming families for this planting season in the most food-insecure areas ...read more
06/06/2016
 - The UN Refugee Agency and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) have distributed seeds and agricultural tools to 200 000 refugees and ...read more
03/06/2016
 - FAO and UNCHR have distributed seeds and agricultural tools to 200,000 refugees and their host communities across South Sudan to help them become more self-sufficient in ...read more
03/06/2016
 - Drought linked to El Niño and civil conflict have pushed the number of countries currently in need of external food assistance up to 37 from 34 ...read more
02/06/2016
 - This new FAO publication brings an innovative contribution to the existing research work on Ebola. At its height, the outbreak led to border closures, quarantines and ...read more
01/06/2016
 - To support beneficiary households and communities diversify income sources and livelihood strategies, increase food production in a sustainable manner or restore productive capacity when faced with ...read more
30/05/2016
 - L’invasion du Criquet migrateur malgache a commencé en avril 2012. Les cultures (principalement le riz) et les pâturages étaient sous la menace de dégâts majeurs. Cette ...read more
30/05/2016
 - Key messages Humanitarian needs in Ethiopia have tripled since the beginning of 2015 as one of the strongest El Niño events on record caused severe drought, leading ...read more
30/05/2016