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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
 - FAO has supported vaccination campaigns in South Sudan since the 1980s. It also provides the fridges used to store them. It mounted the successful campaign to ...read more
04/04/2012
 - FAO is racing against time to carry out vaccinations to remove the diseases endemic to South Sudan that threaten the herds. In Hiyala ‘payam’, a small ...read more
04/04/2012
 - Nearly 5 million people in South Sudan will face significant pressure on their food security in 2012, and one million of them may not have enough ...read more
04/04/2012
 - As part of the GCP-040 project, farmers near the village of Kamangu, Katanga province, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo have received improved-variety seeds, tools, ...read more
03/04/2012
 - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) recognizes that the structural solution to hunger lies in improving agricultural productivity in countries prone to ...read more
02/04/2012
 - The situation in the drought and conflict affected areas of the Greater Horn of Africa has generally improved since the onset of the crisis in 2011. ...read more
01/04/2012
 - To better equip 15 000 households in Lango subregion to increase food production and household income.
29/03/2012
 - Right now in the Sahel region of west Africa, over 15 million people are at risk of becoming famine victims. Already, over 1.3 million children are ...read more
27/03/2012
 - Julie Kambu Mayemba is 40 years old and lives not far from Kinshasa, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, with her husband and five children. ...read more
27/03/2012