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12 November 2018, Cairo, Egypt – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has joined the World Health Organization (WHO) today in launching World Antibiotic Awareness Week (WAAW) in the Near East and North Africa region, celebrated every year in November. World Antibiotic Awareness Week (WAAW) aims to...
12.11.2018
12 November 2018, Fujairah, United Arab Emirates – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is collaborating with and joining the 6th Arab Conference for Investment in Food Security taking place in Fujairah, United Arab Emirates on 14 – 15 November 2018. The conference is under the patronage...
12.11.2018
7 November 2018, Cairo, Egypt – FAO Assistant Director-General and Regional Representative for the Near East and North Africa (NENA), Abdessalam Ould Ahmed, has met today with the Arab Society for Plant Protection (ASPP) to further discuss their cooperation on combating the Red Palm Weevil (RPW) in the NENA region. The...
07.11.2018
6 November 2018, New York - The international community is failing to end hunger, evidenced by the tragic crisis in Yemen, the Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) José Graziano da Silva told a high-level briefing on food insecurity to Member States at the United Nations in New...
06.11.2018
4 November 2018, Mauritania – Following outbreaks of foot and mouth disease in Mauritania, a team of experts have been deployed by the Emergency Management Centre for Animal Health (EMC-AH), a specialized unit of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), on the request of the Government...
04.11.2018