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Maize, rice, wheat farming must become more sustainable

World experts agree improved crop varieties need to go hand-in-hand with eco-friendly farming systems
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Global wood production grows for the fourth year

2013 saw record levels of global wood pellet and wood-based panel production
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Ebola leaves hundreds of thousands facing hunger in three worst-hit countries

Lack of access to food in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone could threaten over one million people
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FAO Investment Centre celebrates 50th anniversary

Centre helps member countries increase and improve quality of agricultural and rural investments
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South-South Cooperation: “A relationship among equals”

Knowledge exchanges between nations of the global south can offer new solutions for development challenges - FAO Director-General
South-South Cooperation (SSC) with China helps farmers in Mongolia learn new farming techniques
FAO project builds resilience of two remote rural communities to address chronic under-nutrition
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We can’t live without forests
Forest environments play a key role in feeding a growing population
From plot to plate – a ‘kitchen garden’ story
Kitchen gardens sprouting food safety and peace of mind for vulnerable communities and not only
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Multiple sectors, stakeholders join forces to combat malnutrition at ICN2
Over 2200 participants attended the meeting, including 150 representatives from civil society and nearly 100 from the business community
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