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Rise in hunger at harvest time; harsh and prolonged 2016 lean season approaching
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38 percent of the population classified as acutely food insecure; 304,700 children acutely malnourished
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While El Niño casts shadow on crop prospects, prices of all commodities declined in January
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London donor conference: FAO asks for $87 million to support farming, livelihoods and help prevent further migration
Under the lead of the International Labour Organization (ILO), the Initiative was developed by 19 international organizations that are committed to increasing the impact of youth employment policies and expanding country-level action on decent jobs for young women and men.
1-02-2016
FAO will work with Colombia in building a durable peace and strengthening rural development in the country’s post-conflict stage, Director-General José Graziano da Silva said during a high-level visit to the Latin American nation.
29-01-2016
Infectious animal-borne disease threats such as Ebola and the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus are here to stay, and further painful episodes are likely to flare up or new disease threats will definitely emerge in the near future, Juan Lubroth, FAO’s chief veterinarian, said Tuesday.
28-01-2016
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