The project seeks to boost resilience of family farmers by transforming food systems and improving rural infrastructure
Clock is ticking to reboot agriculture as secondary growing season already underway
Efforts will focus on combating deforestation and boosting farmers’ resilience to the adverse impacts of climate change
New project to strengthen sustainable forest management and address transboundary threats

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Combatting all forms of malnutrition and promoting innovation in agriculture top FAO priorities over next two years

FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva in an opening address today to the organization's executive, the Council, has stressed that FAO will focus over the next two years on promoting nutrition-sensitive food systems and innovation in agriculture.


FAO guide outlines how to protect forests from invasive insects

To facilitate adoption of classic biological control, FAO has published a guide that distills information in a clear and concise way to help forest managers in developing countries implement it successfully.


FAO Food Price Index holds steady

The FAO Food Price Index held broadly stable in March. FAO also released new figures on the world’s cereal production and inventory levels, reflecting major upward adjustments made on the back of China’s 2017 agricultural census.