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West Africa: Ebola outbreak puts harvests at risk, sends food prices shooting up

Agriculture in affected countries under significant strain, says new FAO special alert
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UN Conference on Small Island Developing States opens in Samoa

FAO assists island countries to tackle similar sustainable development challenges
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FAO’s Graziano da Silva: “Hunger leads to conflict and conflict exacerbates hunger”

FAO Director-General addresses 6th Global Forum of UN Alliance of Civilizations
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Swaziland is moving towards commercial farming

EU-FAO backed government initiative has put thousands of farmers on a new track
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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Nutrition on the front burner
Changing commitment into action and action into impact and results
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
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The Khalifa International Date Palm Award continues to encourage entries for the five categories of its seventh edition
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Cultivating Hope: UN stamps issued to celebrate the International Year of Family Farming
On 14 August, in light of the 2014 International Year of Family Farming, the United Nations Postal Administration (UNPA) issued six stamps to promote the theme of family farming.
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