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Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

Learn what FAO is doing with regard to the current pandemic.

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Story
Their office in the air: helicopter pilots fighting Desert Locusts

Meet Miles Woodgate, an inspiring pilot conducting locust control operations in Somalia.

Event
FAO-OECD Agricultural Outlook 2020-2029

The OECD and FAO will present their annual joint assessment of medium-term market projections for major agricultural commodities on Thursday 16 July 2020, at 11:00 CEST.

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From the DG
Working hand in hand to improve food security and nutrition prospects for LDCs, LLDCs and SIDS

FAO Director-General referred to the virtual meeting as “a precursor to action” and urged governments to standardize agrifood production processes, train young smallholder farmers in new technologies like e-commerce, and form partnerships with the private sector

Data

From worry to well-being

Stories

From worry to well-being

How chickens are providing hope for crisis-hit communities in Cameroon

Publications

New digital editions of FAO’s flagship publications

FAO's flagship "The State of the World" publications are now being published in a new easy-to-read digital format.

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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...

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Egypt

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