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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 the agriculture-based livelihoods, and improve the household food security of 10 800 households in Ampara, Batticaloa and Trincomalee districts during the Yala 2011 season, ...read more
06/02/2013
 - To safeguard the lives of food-insecure farming families by increasing potato production, strengthening multiplication of seed potato in net houses and improving storage facilities.
31/01/2013
 - Afghanistan’s 34-year conflict has worsened over the last five years and the humanitarian crisis continues unabated. Nearly 450 000 people are internally displaced as a result ...read more
14/12/2012
 - After more than four decades of armed conflict, the framework of a peace agreement has been reached between the Government of the Republic of the Philippines ...read more
14/12/2012
 - To control the locust outbreak, limit crop losses and reduce the potential damage for the next cropping season.
04/12/2012
 - As the previous ones, the present edition features the most recent developments and trends in the field of agriculture. One of the key themes of this ...read more
03/12/2012
 - To improve Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) education, communication and disease surveillance; establish a laboratory; draft animal health legislation; improve pig and poultry health and production; ...read more
29/11/2012
 - FAO, WFP and the global Food Security Cluster undertook a two-week mission to Pakistan in September and October 2012 to support activities of the Inter-Agency Standing ...read more
15/11/2012
 - Rome based agencies FAO and WFP, along with the global Food Security Cluster, undertook an interagency mission to Pakistan in September and October, 2012, in order ...read more
26/10/2012
 - To improve the national capacity in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan for safe and accurate diagnosis of brucellosis and Q fever, establish the epidemiological situation of ...read more
09/10/2012