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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
 - L'Essentiel: Baisse attendue des productions agricoles et fourragères dans certaines zones du Sahel; Raffermissement des prix des céréales locales, niveau élevé des prix des denrées importées dans le ...read more
03/10/2011
 - FAO continues to emphasize the need to work with governments and regional authorities to ensure a comprehensive response to the crisis that encompasses: (i) saving lives ...read more
30/09/2011
 - Contribuer à améliorer les moyens de subsistance, l’état de sécurité alimentaire et pécuniaire des ménages déplacés et retournés dans la sous-région d’Acholi.
26/09/2011
 - Diouf urges adequate and predictable funding for HoA region - FAO Director-General Jacques Diouf today called for “adequate and predictable” financial resources to resolve the crisis ...read more
24/09/2011
 - An aggressive plant disease wiped out much of the cassava crop in the Great Lakes region of Africa, where cassava is a major source of food. ...read more
23/09/2011
 - An estimated 12.3 million people are currently in need of assistance in the Horn of Africa, including 146 000 people in Djibouti, 4.5 million in Ethiopia, ...read more
22/09/2011
 - Contribuer à l’amélioration du revenu et de la sécurité alimentaire des populations pauvres en leur facilitant l’accès aux intrants afin d’améliorer la productivité et de faire ...read more
15/09/2011
 - Somalia remains in crisis. Areas of southern Somalia affected by famine now include the Bay region, Bakool agropastoral livelihood zone, Lower Shabelle region, agropastoral areas of ...read more
14/09/2011
 - To contribute to the improvement of humanitarian actions in the agriculture and food security sectors through providing appropriate assistance to flood-affected households, generating and sharing relevant ...read more
08/09/2011
 - A total of 4 million people are now in crisis in Somalia and 750 000 are at risk of death in the coming four months. Funding ...read more
07/09/2011