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Working together for a more resilient world

On World Humanitarian Day 2014, a look at a few of the people at FAO who are helping us make a difference
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Gaza: Damage to agriculture will have long-lasting effects

Violence has left harvesting and fishing activities in disarray, caused price spikes for key food items
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FAO Food Price Index hits a six-month low in July

Falling grain, oilseed and dairy prices push index to lowest level since January 2014
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Food insecurity continues to deepen in South Sudan as funds dry up

Urgent assistance needed for life-saving support to farmers, fishers and pastoralists
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UN says more support urgently needed to tackle growing food insecurity in the Sahel

Funding gap of $100 million is hampering fight against hunger in the Sahel
FAO project brings significant improvements in the lives of small-scale Lebanese dairy farmers.
FAO and partners support vulnerable farming households to improve and diversify their production adapting to Climate Change.
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Top 5 need-to-knows about Conservation Agriculture
Facing climate change and nine billion mouths to feed by 2050, Conservation Agriculture is key to the future of food security
Understanding the true cost of malnutrition
The cost of malnutrition to the global economy in lost productivity and health care expenditures is staggering.
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Bees, unexpected allies in the fight against hunger and poverty
Stefano Grazioli tells the story of his family business and explains the contribution that beekeepers and apiculture make to food production, family farming and to the environment.
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