FAO Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia

News and events

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Pest Surveillance for Sustainable Agriculture

25 February 2021, Virtual event

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Action plan combats dieback of pine forests in Belarus and Ukraine

29 January 2021, Kyiv, Ukraine



Hand in Hand with Nature: Understanding Nature-Based Solutions in agriculture through GIAHS

See the recording of the webinar

01 December 2020, Virtual event

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Managing empty pesticide containers, protecting natural resources and farmers in Central Asia

See the recording of the webinar

14 October 2020, Virtual event

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Kyrgyzstan strengthens disaster risk management

17 August 2020, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

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WEBINAR: Climate change: Challenges and opportunities for agricultural education and science

Webinar, 16 June 2020

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Sustainable fishing receives strong support in the Mediterranean and the Black Sea

5 June 2020, Ankara, Turkey

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Sustainability and biodiversity in Uzbekistan receives a strong boost from FAO and GEF

5 June 2020, Tashkent, Uzbekistan

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Rural families receive joint FAO-WFP support to combat climate change and COVID-19

2 June 2020, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

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FAO, UNECE support ecosystem restoration in Eastern and South-East Europe

16 December 2019, Belgrade, Serbia

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FAO provides sound basis for sustainable grape production in Armenia

11 December 2019, Yerevan, Armenia

Photo: ©Cortney Price

Vets prepare for disease outbreaks through eradication response and risk communication

10 December 2019, Budapest, Hungary

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Agro-ecological analysis should improve agricultural productivity in North Macedonia

6 December 2019, Skopje, North Macedonia

Photo: ©FAO/Sergey Kozmin

Kyrgyzstan receives support from FAO, GCF to achieve carbon sequestration in forests and rangelands

4 November 2019, Songdo, Republic of Korea

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New greening strategy confronts common challenges of funding and cooperation

11 November 2019, Geneva, Switzerland

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FAO incubates indicators for global goals

7 November 2019, Ankara, Turkey

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North Macedonia sets the stage for country climate action

30 October, 2019, Skopje, North Macedonia

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FAO workshop spurs regional dialogue on multi-stakeholder partnerships to combat climate change

25 October 2019, Budapest, Hungary

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FAO, EU boost early warning system on climate in Tajikistan

6 August 2019, Dushanbe, Tajikistan

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North Macedonia, FAO work to ease Green Climate Fund investments

12 July 2019, Mavrovo, North Macedonia

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Kyrgyz youth camp teaches sustainability in practice

9 July, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

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FAO initiates integrated land-use planning in Turkey

04 July 2019, Ankara, Turkey

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Traditional agricultural heritage systems grab spotlight in Europe and Central Asia

2 July 2019, Batumi, Georgia

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FAO helps countries measure climate’s impacts on agriculture

28 May 2019, Kyiv, Ukraine

Photo: FAO/Vasily Maksimov

Ukraine, FAO unite to save healthy soil

24 May 2019, Kyiv, Ukraine

Photo: ©FAO/Vyacheslav Oseledko

Project aims to reduce contamination, promote sound use of pesticides

24 April 2019, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Photo: ©FAO/Gent Shkullaku

Western Balkan countries join forces on the road to climate action

5 April 2019, Tirana, Albania

Photo: ©FAO/Dorin Goian

Countries bet on agroecology for sustaining natural resources and rural livelihoods

3 April 2019, Tirana, Albania

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FAO kicks off project aimed at tackling land degradation in Ukraine

10 May 2018, Kyiv, Ukraine

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Samarkand meeting brings closer a new programme to protect forests

24 April 2018, Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Photo: ©FAO/Kateryna Chechel

Climate change, forest resilience on table at meetings in Ukraine

23 February 2018, Kyiv, Ukraine

Photo: ©FAO/Katia Gogoladze

Georgia cooperates with FAO for more sustainable fisheries and aquaculture

15 February 2018, Rome, Italy