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Worst Desert Locust outbreak in decades

As the situation continues to deteriorate in the Horn of Africa, FAO warns there’s a growing risk the pests could migrate to more countries.

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Our future depends on biodiversity

We need to preserve it to ensure healthy and nutritious food for everyone.

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Get Involved in FAO’s Youth Committee

Are you an enthusiastic young person at FAO with bright ideas? Become a Friend of the Youth Committee!

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Biodiversity for Zero Hunger

Find out about FAO's work on biodiversity in agriculture, fisheries, forestry and more.

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From the DG
Research and agricultural innovation in Lao People’s Democratic Republic benefiting smallholders

While Lao PDR is a comparatively small country in Asia it has an impressive track record in agricultural research and recent organic innovation.

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The role of biodiversity in agriculture

Have a look at some major FAO titles on biodiversity.

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Digital Agriculture

Innovating for our future of food and agriculture

Examples of how rural smallholders can scale up successful techniques in areas such as forecasting, pest control, farm credit and new marketable crops, underscoring how...

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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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