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 - Even before an earthquake, measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale, ripped through the country in 2010, Haiti was in a protracted crisis. One of the poorest and least developed countries ...READ MORE
 - The majority of Bolivians relies on the agriculture sector for their livelihoods; however about 85 percent of farmers can only produce at subsistence levels and 40 percent of the population ...READ MORE
 - USD 10.2 million scheme to distribute and multiply quality seeds in Haiti has significantly increased food production in the Caribbean nation providing cheaper food for the ...read more
20/08/2009
 - La declaratoria de emergencia del Gobierno del Perú de Junio 2008 motivada por las bajas temperaturas afectando a 11 departamentos y 40 provincias del país, alertó ...read more
15/12/2008
 - Las comunidades de pequeños agricultores y alpaqueros de subsistencia en las zonas altoandinas más afectadas por las bajas temperaturas del 2008 en el Perú, empiezan a ...read more
08/12/2008
 - Beginning on 13 October, Tropical Depression 16 caused widespread flooding and devastation throughout Honduras. Heavy rains, which doubled the average level of precipitation for the month ...read more
29/10/2008
 - Communities in Haiti suffering severe food insecurity are to be assisted by a US$10.2 million package which will quickly boost Haiti’s battered agriculture sector. The funds come ...read more
27/10/2008
 - Las zonas alto andinas de la sierra peruana, debido a su altitud y orografía están expuestas a factores climáticos extremos que determinan de forma precisa los ...read more
15/09/2008
 - Striking between 15 August and 2 September, Hurricanes Fay and Gustav and Tropical Storm Hanna caused escalating devastation and human suffering throughout the ten departments of ...read more
10/09/2008
 - In readiness for the new planting season, FAO has started distributing urgently-needed seeds and tools to Haiti’s most vulnerable farmers to help them cope with the ...read more
04/08/2008
 - The El friaje phenomenon in Peru involves a combination of unseasonable low temperatures, frosts, snow and hail that damages crops and the high-altitude pastures on which ...read more
31/07/2008
 - As part of an urgent relief effort FAO’s Peru office has provided 36 800 doses of antiparistic medicines, antibiotics and vitamins to poor farmers in highland ...read more
31/07/2008
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