Improving livelihoods using the learning-by-doing approach of FAO’s farmer field school programmes
In addition to boosting income, farmers who maintain GIAHS can leverage increased recognition to safeguard their way of life.
Since 2011, FAO with the support of AusAid, USAID and WSPA has been assisting the Government of Indonesia to rapidly control the deadly rabies virus on island of Bali through an innovative strategy centered on comprehensive mass dog vaccination.
FAO’s emergency response to Typhoon Haiyan ensured that affected rice farmers could plant in time for the December/January planting season, avoiding a potentially devastating food crisis
Household income across Ethiopia rose by €38.1 million as a result of rinderpest control and eradication.
Since 1990, Zambia has lost over 13% of its forest cover, among the highest deforestation rates in the world.