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14 June 2019, Rome - FAO today welcomed a decision by the Council of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) to provide $179 million to support the UN agency's work with countries worldwide at the critical nexus...
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With the health of our oceans at stake, illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing has quickly become a monumental problem. The term “IUU fishing” is used for any fishing activities that operate outside of the...
29 May 2019, Rome - The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) today launched the United Nations' Decade of Family Farming and a Global Action Plan to boost support for family...
  Food Safety is everyone’s business #SafeFoodChat | #WorldFoodSafetyDay🍏 Thursday, 6 June 2019 from 9 – 10 am EDT (3 – 4 pm Rome Time) Host: @FAONorthAmerica Hashtag: #SafeFoodChat Additional Hashtags: #WorldFoodSafetyDay🍏   Background The first-ever World Food Safety...