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Un atelier régional d'échange de connaissances, organisé par la Délégation Générale à la Protection Sociale et à la Solidarité Nationale (DGPSN) du Sénégal et l'Organisation des Nations Unies pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture (FAO) sur le thème «Renforcer la cohérence entre l'agriculture et la protection sociale pour la résilience et la...
FAO, ILO and the Zambian Government have worked together for the past 5 years to address youth employment issues through the USD7.6 million Yapasa Project, funded by the Government of Sweden. The intervention aims at facilitating the creation of sustainable employment opportunities for young women and men in rural areas of...
It’s that time of year again – FAO’s annual appointment in Vigo, Spain for the FAO-Conxemar World Fisheries Congress. Fisheries experts, industry actors, government officials, scientists, labour union representatives, and civil society organizations descend on this Galician city from around the world to attend this one day congress addressing a different...
Last year, Ashmita Thapa’s husband left their hometown in southern Nepal to find work in Saudi Arabia. He had been working as a farmer and used to be able to grow enough food for the family. But now, Ashmita explains, the yields are poorer and poorer. “This is a part of...
22 August 2018, Kigali - Creating decent employment opportunities for youth in Africa's agriculture sector can significantly reduce youth migration from the continent, FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva,  said  in his closing remarks at this week's international youth conference held in Rwanda.