FAO in Kenya

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21 September 2016
For 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Africa
09 September 2016
Africa's solution is a faster and more effective actionAfrica's progress in the area of nutrition cannot be denied, but it has been slow. The daunting challenge of malnutrition across the African continent still exists with 163.6 million children and women of reproductive age being anaemic, 58 million children under the...
29 August 2016
CARD Steering Committee meets to chart next phase of the partnership on riceRice production in Africa has increased by 74% against the baseline and by 2018 the eventual target will be 28 million metric tons, with Nigeria and Tanzania as the major producing countries.
27 August 2016
Food security and agriculture have an essential role to play in preventing conflicts and crises on the African continent, blunting their impacts and acting as engines for post-crisis recovery. This was the central message of FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva to African leaders and international development actors gathered in Nairobi, Kenya, today...
26 August 2016
Global trends show that during the past years a great progress has been made in the fight against hunger and malnutrition, however there is still an unacceptably large number of people lacking the necessary food for a healthy and active life. The prevalence of undernourishment in the Sub-Saharan Africa has...