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Beirut, 19 April 2019 - Boosting the resilience of people in conflict areas in the Near East and North Africa, both refugees and hosting communities, is a big challenge. In Lebanon, Syria's eastern neighbour, more than one million Syrian refugees add to the country's economic and social burdens and affect the...
19.04.2019
11 April 2019, Beirut -- FAO Assistant Director-General and Regional Representative for the Near East and North Africa, Abdessalam Ould Ahmed met with H.E. Hassan Al-Lakkis, Minister of Agriculture in Lebanon today at the Ministry's premises.Both principals held discussions on strengthening the joint work and collaboration with a focus on...
11.04.2019
10 April 2019, Amman - The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) hosted a closing ceremony to celebrate the success of their "Social Stability and Resilient Livelihoods for Syrian Refugees and Vulnerable Jordanian Farm Families from Hosting Communities" project, funded by the Government of Japan and implemented in collaboration with the...
10.04.2019
Libya, 9 April 2019 - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is completing the cycle of training workshops on fighting Zoonotic diseases in Libya implemented in the framework of the Emergency Assistance for Outbreaks of Deadly Zoonotic Diseases (Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza, Rabies outbreaks and Rift...
09.04.2019
Beirut, 4 April 2019 - Under the patronage of His Excellency the Minister of Agriculture Dr. Hassan Lakiss, the  the Sixth edition of the Mediterranean Forest Week (VIth MWF) held its meeting  at the Grand Hills Hotel, Broumana from  1-5 April 2019 and grouped 215 participants from 30 countries representing...
04.04.2019