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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
 - Drought is a reality in Kenya, like in the rest of the Horn of Africa, and it is occurring with greater frequency. FAO Kenya is helping vulnerable farmers and pastoralists ...READ MORE
 - Heads of Rome-based UN food agencies call for forceful action - Food price volatility featuring high prices is likely to continue and possibly increase, making poor farmers, ...read more
10/10/2011
 - To support vulnerable farmers affected by high food prices and drought through the provision of quality wheat seed and fertilizer for the autumn 2010 planting season ...read more
09/09/2011
 - Ayudar a mejorar la seguridad alimentaria de las familias vulnerables afectadas por la sequía y el aumento de los precios de los alimentos.
19/08/2011
 - In Haiti, "eating bleach" means the hunger pains brought on by high food prices. FAO is supporting national initiatives, such as urban farming, to boost local ...read more
01/08/2011
 - On 20 July, the United Nations declared a state of famine in parts of southern Somalia, which has killed tens of thousands of people in recent months ...read more
21/07/2011
 - To support vulnerable farming families affected by high food prices and the drought crisis through the provision of quality wheat seed and fertilizer for the autumn ...read more
15/07/2011
 - FAO's Food Price Index rose one percent to 234 points in June 2011 - 39 percent higher than in June 2010 but four percent below its ...read more
07/07/2011
 - The political deadlock in the aftermath of Côte d’Ivoire’s Presidential elections in 2010 has remained entrenched, with upswings of violence causing mass displacements and threatening the ...read more
24/03/2011
 - In response to the current rise in food prices, FAO will, in partnership with stakeholders, run a series of seminars in Africa, Asia and the Pacific, ...read more
08/03/2011
 - On 16 February 2011, anti-Government protests began in Libya and have since escalated into a widespread uprising across the country. As a result of the violence, ...read more
07/03/2011