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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.

News
FAO urges G20 to support farmers, protect the vulnerable and invest in innovation

Director-General QU Dongyu speaks at the G20 Leaders' Summit

News
Bioeconomy should be central to a post-pandemic recovery

FAO Director-General highlighted the importance of bioeconomy to help promote sustainable agri-food systems and address the impacts of COVID-19 at the virtual Global Bioeconomy Summit 2020.

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Story
Stretching water further in rural Africa

Securing water for farming and sanitation is no pipe dream.

From the DG
FAO and Argentina together to fight hunger and promote food security globally

FAO Director-General, QU Dongyu, and the President of Argentina, Alberto Fernández, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at strengthening collaboration on eradicating hunger and achieving food security in Argentina and in the world.

Data

Stretching water further in rural Africa

Stories

Stretching water further in rural Africa

Securing water for farming and sanitation is no pipe dream

Publications

Antimicrobial Resistance is here and now

Learn what can be done to overcome the dangerous threat by reviewing some FAO’s key materials on AMR.

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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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