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Using real-time satellite data to track water productivity in agriculture

New FAO tool offers water-scarce countries and river basins a way to boost productivity
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Making the international trade in plants and seeds a safer venture

International plant health body adopts new global standards
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Tracking fish “from sea to plate” to keep illegal catches out of global supply chains

International guidelines on catch documentation schemes approach the finish line
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New partnership recognizes consumers as drivers for Zero Hunger

Consumers International and FAO sign collaboration agreement to help end hunger
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Lake Chad Basin: a crisis rooted in hunger, poverty and lack of rural development

FAO Director-General calls for critical investments in agriculture and addressing climate change

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FAO helps Samoan farming families maintain precious ecosystems
FAO works with street vendors in Accra to improve hygiene and food safety conditions

Zero Hunger

“Water is a precious resource, crucial to realizing the Sustainable Development Goals” -- Ban Ki-moon

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