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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
 - Late rains and erratic weather patterns in Somalia have raised concerns over a worsening of the food security situation, as food stocks from the last, poor harvest become ...read more
02/06/2014
 - To help preserve the agricultural production and food security of concerned populations in the Sahel by controlling the current Desert Locust outbreak in the infested areas. ...read more
29/05/2014
 - In May 2014, the Central African Red Cross distributed FAO agricultural inputs to 1 500 crisis-hit families relying on agriculture for food an income on the ...read more
29/05/2014
 - To improve food and nutritional security of vulnerable populations affected by the 2012 cereal deficit in the Niger.
27/05/2014
 - To increase agricultural income by improving farmers’ access to quality seeds and planting material.
26/05/2014
 - En mars 2014, les températures et la pluviosité enregistrées dans la Grande-Île ont diminué par rapport à celles de février 2014. Cependant, les réserves hydriques du ...read more
23/05/2014
 - Treated areas since 1 November 2013. Monitoring by the Locust Watch Unit in Madagascar.
23/05/2014
 - In order to avoid a full-scale food and nutrition security crisis in the Central African Republic, FAO provides immediate assistance to crisis-hit farmers for the current ...read more
21/05/2014
 - The purpose of aerial surveys is to assess the nature and size of adult locust populations in Madagascar, localize the “hotspots” (mapping the most infested areas) ...read more
21/05/2014
 - South Sudan is at a risk of famine unless humanitarian assistance is provided now, FAO Deputy Director-General for Operations Dan Gustafson told a humanitarian pledging conference for ...read more
21/05/2014