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In focus
Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

Learn what FAO is doing with regard to the current pandemic.

Event
Launch of FAO's COVID-19 Response and Recovery Programme

Tune in to an online global dialogue "Joint action on COVID-19" on Tuesday, 14 July 2020, 9:30 – 12:00 (CEST)

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Story
Their office in the air: helicopter pilots fighting Desert Locusts

Meet Miles Woodgate, an inspiring pilot conducting locust control operations in Somalia.

Social Media
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From the DG
FAO committed to supporting countries to address water-related challenges

The FAO Director-General underscored the importance of water as a fundamental issue for the transformation of agri-food systems, in his address to a special High Level Political Forum 2020 event on the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6.

Data

From worry to well-being

Stories

From worry to well-being

How chickens are providing hope for crisis-hit communities in Cameroon

Publications

New digital editions of FAO’s flagship publications

FAO's flagship "The State of the World" publications are now being published in a new easy-to-read digital format.

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Digital Agriculture

In East Africa, a race to outsmart locusts with drones and data

With the COVID-19 emergency, East Africa continues to struggle with another crisis - the locust upsurge. Mobile phones, drones and satellites can help win this...

Country Showcase

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Philippines
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Chile
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Mexico
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Peru

Andean Agriculture, Peru, 2011

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Algeria
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Tunisia
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United Arab Emirates
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Egypt

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