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Forecast-based Financing (FbF) Webinar II: Reducing disaster risk vulnerability in Bangladesh – Partner perspectives
 - 04/12/2017
When: Wednesday 6 December 2017 - 10.00-11.30 CEST (UTC/GMT+1) Register here. Evidence shows that the frequency and intensity of climate-driven natural disasters and conflicts is increasing. Natural disasters are occurring nearly five times ...read more
New Zealand announces further support for livelihoods and resilience in the Philippines
 - 13/11/2017
Rt Hon Winston Peters, Deputy Prime Minister of New Zealand and Minister of Foreign Affairs announced that New Zealand has earmarked US$2.5 million to support agricultural development and food security ...read more
Netherlands provides $6 million to FAO to address severe hunger and build resilience in South Sudan
 - 13/11/2017
The Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Geert Geut, and the Representative of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in South Sudan, Serge Tissot, signed ...read more
Resilience and Marrakech Partnership for Global Climate Action at COP23
 - 09/11/2017
In the lead up to Paris, firm commitments were made by both State and non-state actors to work together to build climate resilience. These commitments were reflected in the Paris ...read more
COP23 GCA High Level Engagement Events on Resilience
 - 09/11/2017
We are pleased to announce three High Level Engagement Events on Resilience under Marrakech Partnership on Global Climate Action (GCA). These will discuss the priority climate actions needed to build ...read more
Emergency support to herders affected by the regional crisis in the Lake Chad Basin
 - 19/10/2017
In the Lake Chad Basin, the security crisis exacerbates the challenges faced by vulnerable farmers and herders, already affected by climate hazards over the past decade. Herders bear a heavy ...read more
G7 countries can help smallholders and family farmers access data vital for building resilience
 - 14/10/2017
Access to reliable information, including on changing weather patterns and market conditions, is essential for empowering farmers, especially those in developing countries, FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva said today. ...read more
Forecast-based Financing (FbF) Webinar I: FAO Early Warning Early Action: What
 - 09/10/2017
When: Thursday 12 October 2017 - 14.30-16.00 CEST (UTC/GMT+2) Register here. This webinar is the first event of a mini-series on Forecast-based Financing. It will present the latest developments in FAO's Early ...read more
Atteindre la Faim Zéro grâce à des politiques publiques éclairées (in FRENCH)
 - 04/10/2017
Au Mali, les populations qui vivent essentiellement de l’agriculture et de l’élevage, un peu plus de 40 pour cent de la population, sont ceux qui présentent les capacités de résilience ...read more
FAO and World Bank partner to improve food security and nutrition for 630 000 vulnerable Yemenis
 - 03/10/2017
The World Bank and FAO have launched a $36 million project aimed at providing immediate assistance to over 630,000 poor and food-insecure people in Yemen - more than 30 percent ...read more
Breaking the impasse: Reducing protracted internal displacement as a collective outcome
 - 19/09/2017
FAO and WFP co-hosted an event to present the findings of the report Breaking the impasse: Reducing protracted internal displacement as a collective outcome. This report was prepared by the ...read more
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