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17 December 2018, Cairo - The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the League of Arab States (LAS) today signed a USD500 000 Programme to solidify joint efforts to combat hunger and malnutrition in the Arab region. The programme underlines both parties' commitment to working together with countries of...
17.12.2018
Tunis 13 December 2018 - The conference, organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in collaboration with the National Institute of Consumption (INC) and the Ministry of Agriculture, Hydraulic Resources and Fisheries, crowns the work already begun by several local and regional partners in the fight against...
13.12.2018
6 December 2018, Madrid, Spain - Spain is one of the main grain importers in the Mediterranean region. As such, the country has a wealth of experience to offer to its North African neighbor on the other side of the sea who faces similar challenges managing the increasing demand...
06.12.2018
5 December 2018, Cairo -- Five cadres from the Libyan ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Marine Wealth gained a valuable expertise in Geographic Data Management, as part of the capacity building agreement between the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Government of Libya. Experts from the...
05.12.2018
4 December 2018, Cairo, Egypt – Soil pollution contributes significantly to soil degradation, which decreases crop yields and in turn reduces the opportunities for food security and threatens food safety, said Hussein Gadain, FAO Representative in Egypt during World Soil Day celebrations. TheFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)...
04.12.2018