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Zika: FAO Director-General says agency is ready to contribute to international efforts

Graziano da Silva stresses need to promote human safety and protect the food chain
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UN agencies warn of escalating food crisis in South Sudan

Rise in hunger at harvest time; harsh and prolonged 2016 lean season approaching
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Somalia: Large-scale food insecurity compounded by poor rainfall and drought

38 percent of the population classified as acutely food insecure; 304,700 children acutely malnourished
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FAO Food Price Index starts 2016 dropping to nearly 7-year low

While El Niño casts shadow on crop prospects, prices of all commodities declined in January
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Support for agriculture in Syria critical with massive food insecurity adding to suffering

London donor conference: FAO asks for $87 million to support farming, livelihoods and help prevent further migration
FAO reduces unemployment through training in agricultural and entrepreneurial skills
FAO promotes a healthier environment for farmers and their poultry
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On ecosystems and the services they provide  – Let’s talk facts
Ecosystem services are the foundation of all food and agricultural systems
Farming systems that ‘Save and Grow’ – in pictures
What does sustainable crop production intensification ‘look like’?
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Partnership enhances ability to assess changing forest and to estimate greenhouse gas emissions
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