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FAO seeks $10 million to provide underserved districts with seeds, prevent further rise in food insecurity
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FAO and OIE map campaign to stamp out a virus that kills millions of sheep and goats each year
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Food security expected to deteriorate, most households already estimated to have poor or borderline consumption
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New tech allows for rapid and detailed assessments of vulnerable farmlands
n addition to reducing poverty and hunger, agriculture can play a crucial role in making the response to climate change responsible and more effective, Maria-Helena Semedo, FAO Deputy Director-General for Natural Resources said today.
22-04-2016
Faced with rising levels of hunger in mountainous regions across the developing world, FAO today launched a special funding-and-planning mechanism to ensure sustainable development and food security in highland regions, home to some 329 million people at high risk for hunger.
22-04-2016
Modern technologies that make it easier to recover lost fishing gear are giving a boost to efforts to reduce so-called “ghost fishing" and its harmful impacts on fish stocks and endangered species.
21-04-2016
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