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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
 - Faced with the lingering effects of the 2012 food and nutrition crisis in the Sahel, high food prices, recurrent natural disasters, animal disease outbreaks and plant infestations, many families in ...READ MORE
 - Eliminating the highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza virus from poultry in the six countries where it remains endemic will take ten or more years, according to ...read more
21/04/2011
 - To increase livestock production and enhance quality assured standards in targeted slaughterhouses.
23/03/2011
 - Throughout history, rinderpest regularly devastated buffalo and cattle herds in Asia and Europe and occasionally caused havoc in North Africa.
21/11/2010
 - An ambitious global effort that has brought rinderpest, a deadly cattle plague, to the brink of extinction is ending all field activities, paving the way for ...read more
14/10/2010
 - Inside this issue: • From the Desk of FAOR Kenya • From the Desk of Regional Manager a.i • Workshop for Regional Strategy • Meet the ECTAD Eastern Africa Team • ...read more
01/09/2010
 - Contribuer au renforcement de la sécurité alimentaire des populations affectées par la crise en Côte d’Ivoire à travers l’amélioration de l’état sanitaire du bétail.
12/07/2010
 - FAO today urged heightened international surveillance against foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) following three recent incursions in Japan and South Korea. “We are worried because the rigorous biosecurity ...read more
28/04/2010
 - An international team of experts has warned that while more is known today about the role of wild birds in the spread of the highly pathogenic ...read more
23/03/2010
 - The ending of violent conict and subsequent process of democratization has opened up the political environment and enabled peace and stability to be established in Burundi. ...read more
01/01/2010
 - Through its emergency and rehabilitation programme, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) aims to strengthen the livelihoods and build the resilience of ...read more
01/01/2010