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72 countries have achieved the Millennium Development target of halving proportion of the chronically undernourished
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FAO Director-General addresses Astana Economic Forum
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New FAO report traces fisheries’ glass ceiling
As the main planting season here begins, the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is accelerating its efforts to get vital seeds, tools and other materials to some of South Sudan’s most vulnerable farmers.
With the help of a new training guide developed by FAO and the International Labour Organization (ILO), extension workers in Africa and elsewhere are engaging with rural communities to reduce children’s exposure to toxic pesticides used in farming.
The Eleventh Meeting of Southwest Pacific Ministers of Agriculture under the theme "Climate Smart Agriculture" has begun, with Papua New Guinea Deputy Prime Minister Leo Dion and FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva highlighting some of the pressing issues affecting the countries in the region.