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 - Agriculture plays an important role in Nepal’s economy, but the country’s small-scale producers face many challenges. Access to quality inputs, decent roads, irrigation and markets is patchy. Natural disasters destroy ...READ MORE
 - Farmers in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) face numerous challenges, not least of which are soil erosion, scarce inputs and extreme weather like drought, flooding and cold spells. ...READ MORE
 - To restore agriculture livelihoods of resource poor, food-insecure vulnerable farming households affected by the floods in Badin, Mirpurkas and Thatta districts of the Sindh Province in ...read more
07/05/2013
 - In a major breakthrough, researchers at the University of Arizona have identified the causative agent behind a mysterious disease that has been decimating shrimp farms in ...read more
03/05/2013
 - Responding to the occurrence of the A(H7N9) influenza virus in China requires strong biosecurity measures, FAO said today. Unlike other influenza strains, including highly pathogenic avian ...read more
05/04/2013
 - To strengthen programme coordination and enhance coordination support to actors engaged in immediate and early recovery of agriculture interventions in flood-affected areas.
25/03/2013
 - As a follow up to the Detailed Livelihood Assessment (DLA), the Pakistan Food Security Cluster conducted a Livelihood Recovery Appraisal (LRA) which looked at households in ...read more
25/03/2013
 - In response to the needs of the populations affected by the floods in Cambodia in August 2011, FAO and its partner Cambodia Organization for Women Support ...read more
13/03/2013
 - El proyecto fue diseñado para mejorar la seguridad alimentaria, el estado nutricional y los ingresos rurales de las familias vulnerables en el distrito de Bacao.
27/02/2013
 - To support and improve the food security of 40 000 vulnerable farming families affected by high food prices and drought through the provision of key agricultural ...read more
25/02/2013
 - To improve food security and reduce economic vulnerability of returnees in Northern Province of Sri Lanka for a total of 13 000 (Phase I 7 000 ...read more
14/02/2013
 - To restore agriculture-based livelihoods of 91 000 flood-affected families, and improve household food security of 10 800 households in Ampara, Batticaloa and Trincomalee districts during the ...read more
11/02/2013