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
Register for the World Food Forum

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

Video
Pastoralists’ voices in 360

How peace in the Karamoja region is contributing to more sustainable and resilient food systems.

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In focus
Real stories of real food heroes worldwide

Behind our food, there is always someone who produces, plants, harvests, fishes, or transports it as well as fosters sustainable solutions.

From the DG
The Director-General stresses need for holistic approach to food and climate security

The world needs a joined-up approach to confront the problems of food and climate security, QU Dongyu, Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations said today in a World Economic Forum event.

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Maasai pastoralists protect the land, sustainable tourism protects the Maasai

Stories

Maasai pastoralists protect the land, sustainable tourism protects the Maasai

Agricultural heritage designation helps preserve a way of life

Publications

Tracking progress on food and agriculture-related SDG indicators

Six years into the 2030 Agenda, there is an urgent need to understand where the world stands in eliminating hunger and food insecurity. Read the...

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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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