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FAO launches the first-ever global report on the state of biodiversity that underpins our food system

22/02/2019
Based on information provided by 91 countries and 27 international organizations, analysis of global literature and datasets, and contributions from over 175 authors and reviewers, The State of the World’s Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture assesses biodiversity for food and agriculture and its management worldwide.

Taking Stock of Pacific Sharks

07/02/2019
The Common Oceans ABNJ Tuna Project completes a five-year programme of high seas shark assessments

Latest events

National Inception Workshop on Green Agriculture Project

India, 11/08/2016 - 11/08/2016
The national inception workshop for the first of its kind Green Agriculture project was held on Thursday, 11 August 2016 at Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi. The project titled “Transforming Indian Agriculture for Global Environmental Benefit and Conservation of Critical Agricultural [...]

FAO at the Sixth GEF Assembly in Viet Nam 2018

Viet Nam, 23/06/2018 - 29/06/2018
The Sixth Assembly of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and associated meetings will take place from 23-29 June 2018 at the Furama International Conference Center in Da Nang, Viet Nam. As one of its longstanding partners, FAO will continue helping countries identify, develop [...]

UN Climate Change Conference COP24

Poland, 03/12/2018 - 14/12/2018
The Katowice Climate Change Conference will include the 24th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 24) to the UNFCCC, along with meetings of the Conference of the Parties serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto [...]

UN Biodiversity Conference COP14

Egypt, 17/11/2018 - 29/11/2018
The United Nations will call on decision makers from more than 190 countries to participate in the UN Biodiversity Conference that includes the fourteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP 14).