Highlights

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In focus
FAO's response to the COVID-19 pandemic

Learn what FAO is doing with regard to the current pandemic and its impacts on food and agriculture. Check out FAO COVID-19 Response and Recovery Programme.

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Event
Listen to the voices from the Global South

The Rome-based Agencies are jointly organizing the celebration of the UN Day for South-South Cooperation on Friday, 17 September. This year's event will focus on agri-food systems transformation in the Global South.

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News
Role models and innovation give farming a new reputation in Jamaica

Farmers are harnessing innovation to tackle water scarcity and spread their passion for growing nutritious foods

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Event
Register for the World Food Forum flagship event

Join young people from across the world from 1 - 5 October to drive awareness and mobilize resources in support of agri-food systems transformation.

From the DG
Read-out of the bilateral meeting between FAO Director-General, QU Dongyu, and H.E. Wendy Morton, Minister for European Neighbourhood and the Americas at the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

15 September 2021, Rome - The FAO Director-General, QU Dongyu, and the Minister for European Neighbourhood and the Americas of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland met to strengthen their collaboration.

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Role models and innovation give farming a new reputation in Jamaica

Stories

Role models and innovation give farming a new reputation in Jamaica

Farmers are harnessing innovation to tackle water scarcity and spread their passion for growing nutritious foods

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Publications

Respecting, including and promoting Indigenous Peoples’ issues

International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples is an opportunity to browse through some of FAO’s publications on issues affecting Indigenous Peoples.

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Digital Agriculture

The Digital Agriculture Forum 2020, an inspiration to create business with real impact for people with real needs

The Forum has helped foster an enabling ecosystem to accelerate the digital transformation of agri-food systems and enhance knowledge exchanges in digital agriculture policies and...

Country Showcase

The brand new FAO country showcase is a space where Member Countries can highlight their agricultural systems, innovations and food products. Take a worldwide tour of local agriculture, beautiful landscapes and typical crops and food. More countries will be available in the upcoming months.

Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems

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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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United Arab Emirates
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Egypt

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