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Global Report on Food Crises: acute hunger still affecting over 100 million people worldwide
 - 02/04/2019
A report presented today jointly by the European Union, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), and the UN World Food Programme (WFP) finds that around 113 million people ...read more
European Union supports resilience-building efforts in Yemen
 - 25/03/2019
The European Union (EU) has contributed new funding totalling $40.8 million to boost United Nations (UN) resilience-building work in Yemen. Interventions will target the most vulnerable community groups, including women, the ...read more
The EU contributes €70 million to strengthen global partnership against hunger
 - 26/09/2018
The European Commission and the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have strengthened their partnership to boost the resilience of millions of people struggling with severe and often prolonged or ...read more
FAO and UN agencies begin second phase of environmental project for refugees and host communities in Cox
 - 18/09/2018
Families living in the world's largest refugee camp this week received the first 2 500 stoves and liquid petroleum gas (LPG) cylinders that are part of a United Nations project ...read more
Global hunger continues to rise
 - 11/09/2018
New evidence continues to signal that the number of hungry people in the world is growing, reaching 821 million in 2017 or one in every nine people, according to The State ...read more
FAO highlights underfunded crises where humanitarian support is urgently needed
 - 01/08/2018
A new FAO report sounds the alarm on some of the world's most severely underfunded crises, which in the wake of new shocks require an urgent humanitarian response and emergency ...read more
FAO and UNHCR launch new tool to save forests in displacement-affected areas
 - 21/06/2018
The United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and Refugee Agency (UNHCR) launched a new handbook to help restore forests in displacement-affected areas, where heavy reliance on woodfuel puts forests ...read more
Fundamental shift in drought management needed in Near East and North Africa region
 - 15/06/2018
The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has called for a fundamental shift in the way drought is perceived and managed in the Near East and North Africa region. The ...read more
Sweden supports drought-stricken farmers and herders in the Sahel
 - 31/05/2018
Sweden, through the United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), will support drought-stricken farmers and herders in the Sahel, with a focus on Burkina Faso and Mali. Channelled through the ...read more
Agriculture is a lifeline for millions of Syrians
 - 26/04/2018
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has urged countries attending an international pledging conference for Syria to invest in agriculture as an engine of stabilization and ...read more
Fiji partners with FAO and the European Union to build resilient and food secure communities
 - 18/04/2018
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Government of Fiji have agreed to collaborate on a project to strengthen the resilience of communities vulnerable to ...read more
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