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 - El Niño has had an extremely heavy impact on livestock and agriculture in Ethiopia. Shukri Ahmed gives dramatic figures on the consequences of the drought. He ...read more
15/01/2016
 - The strongest El Niño weather episode in the last several decades has caused repeated crop failure, decimated herds of livestock and driven some 10.2 million people ...read more
15/01/2016
 - Torrential monsoonal rains, exacerbated by Cyclone Komen, caused widespread flooding and landslides in Myanmar from July to October this year. Agriculture bore the brunt of the ...read more
22/12/2015
 - Key points: Continued rainfall in the west of the region with the risk of post-harvest losses due to decay of harvested crops More than 300,000 people affected by ...read more
25/11/2015
 - Dataset by FAO SWALIM showing the reported flooded areas in Somalia as a consequence of El Niño weather phenomenon.
13/11/2015
 - Unusually heavy and widespread rains that fell recently in northwest Africa, the Horn of Africa and Yemen could favour Desert Locust breeding, FAO warned today, stressing ...read more
11/11/2015
 - Main effects on the land after the floods in Myanmar according to the Agriculture and Livelihood Flood Impact Assessment Report jointly led by the Ministry of ...read more
03/11/2015
 - Protéger et reconstruire les moyens d’existence des petits éleveurs touchés par les inondations à travers la préservation de la santé animale et de la productivité.
26/10/2015
 - To restore food security and agriculture-based livelihoods of resource-poor, food-insecure vulnerable farming households affected by recurring floods in Jacobabad and Kashmore districts of Sindh province and ...read more
20/10/2015
 - Recent flooding in Myanmar had a devastating impact on agricultural livelihoods and food security, according to a joint Government-United Nations report released today. Nearly 470 000 ...read more
20/10/2015