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9 July 2018, Cairo, Egypt – The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has hosted the first preparatory meeting for the second Near East and North Africa (NENA) Land and Water Days, in attendance of numerous key partners. The Land and Water Days are jointly convened by FAO and its partners as...
09.07.2018
July 5, 2018, Cairo, Egypt – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Emergency Centre for Transboundary Animal Diseases (ECTAD) Programme held its 3rd Africa-wide regional meeting in Cairo, Egypt from 2 to 5 July.   More than 90 ECTAD staff representing 16 country offices where the ECTAD program...
05.07.2018
Tunis - A new FAO technical cooperation project for Tunisia was officially launched during a workshop inaugurated by Mr Samir Taïeb, Minister of Agriculture, Water Resources and Fisheries, in the presence of the various actors of the sector, the relevant ministries, professional groups, academics and experts, as well as civil...
05.07.2018
  3 July 2018, Beirut, Lebanon – The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has launched a training of trainers workshop with the participation of six member countries on the use of information technology for plant protection and controlling quarantine pests. During the workshop, participants from Morocco, Tunisia, Libya, Algeria, Egypt, Palestine and...
03.07.2018
2 July 2018, Baghdad  - Vulnerable farming families in post-conflict areas in Iraq's Ninewa plains, west of Mosul, will be able to better withstand shocks thanks to a European Union-funded UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) project that aims to increase household income while building, repairing and maintaining local infrastructure and...
02.07.2018