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 - Since March 2011, violence in Syria has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives and injured countless civilians.As of December 2014, over 50 percent of the population has fled their homes, ...READ MORE
 - Successive wars, civil unrest and years of economic sanctions have stifled agricultural production in Iraq, with farmers facing shortages of quality seeds and fertilizers, and livestock keepers forced to sell ...READ MORE
 - Food insecurity An estimated 6.3 million people in Syria are highly vulnerable to food insecurity and in critical need of food and agriculture support. The crisis has ...read more
03/04/2014
 - Three years after the start of the crisis in Syria, people are finding it more and more difficult to meet their basic needs. Many have lost ...read more
03/04/2014
 - The worsening of the food security situation in the Near East is not only caused by the structural constraints the region faces in producing enough food ...read more
28/02/2014
 - Lebanon has been severely affected by the Syrian crisis which started more than three years ago. The number of people that sought refuge in the country ...read more
24/02/2014
 - Years of conflict and protracted displacement – compounded by climate change, population growth and widespread unemployment – have made much of Yemen’s population extremely vulnerable. Poverty, ...read more
17/02/2014
 - The objective of the project was to contribute to global food security by reducing the impact of the world’s vulnerability to stem, yellow and leaf rust ...read more
17/01/2014
 - Animal health services collapsed in Syria in June 2012. Livestock keepers fleeing the conflict in Syria are entering Lebanon with large numbers of unvaccinated sheep, goats ...read more
07/11/2013
 - Reduce the risks of wheat rust diseases causing crop losses and threatening the livelihood of resource-poor farmers. This project was designed and implemented to provide technical ...read more
13/09/2013
 - Proteger y mejorar los medios de subsistencia de las familias agrícolas vulnerables en Cisjordania y la Franja de Gaza mediante la restauración de su capacidad de ...read more
12/08/2013
 - A slideshow of images illustrating the latest emergency projects carried out by FAO in the West Bank & Gaza Strip.
01/08/2013