Highlights

News
World food prices jump in November

Meat and vegetable oils lead FAO Food Price Index upwards, while cereal prices dip amid expectations of record output.

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Event
163rd Session of FAO Council

The Council is the executive arm of FAO's governing body. Visit the Council portal to catch up on the 163rd Session (2-6 December 2019).

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News
Scaling up fight against Fall Armyworm

FAO launched a new Global Action Initiative to curb the rapid spread of the invasive pest.

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Story
One soccer pitch of soil is eroded every five seconds

Why we need to #StopSoilErosion to ensure a food-secure future.

Director-General

From the DG
UN Inter-Agency Standing Committee focuses on humanitarian efforts

FAO Director-General and other UN Inter-Agency Standing Committee principals exchanged ideas on how to make the UN humanitarian system stronger, more tangible and more deliverable.

Data

Publications

The fight against soil erosion

Have a look at some key publications showcasing FAO's interventions and innovations in the field of soil erosion.

Country Showcase

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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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