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.

Video
Rome’s Colosseum illuminated to mark FAO75 and World Food Day

Watch the video of the show on the façade of the FAO building and Colosseum in celebration of the Organization’s 75th anniversary. Flickr photo gallery

In focus
FAO Regional Conference for Latin America and the Caribbean, 19-21 October

Eradicating hunger and poverty, transforming food systems, and making agriculture more sustainable and resilient in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic top the agenda. Find out more.

Podcast
COVID-19: The gendered impacts of the pandemic

Mina Dowlatchahi, FAO Representative to Pakistan, explains how FAO is supporting rural women in Pakistan despite the limitations of the pandemic.

Data

75 years of growing, nourishing and sustaining our world

Stories

75 years of growing, nourishing and sustaining our world

Take a virtual tour of FAO and its work over the years

Publications

FAO at 75 - Grow, nourish, sustain. Together

Seventy-five years down the line, FAO’s name, ambition, and spirit remain: everything else has changed, and will change further.

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Digital Agriculture

In East Africa, a race to outsmart locusts with drones and data

With the COVID-19 emergency, East Africa continues to struggle with another crisis - the locust upsurge. Mobile phones, drones and satellites can help win this...

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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Tunisia
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United Arab Emirates
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Egypt

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