Resilience

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 - 21/05/2020
Animal feed and feeding impacts almost all services and operation of the livestock sector, and the sustainability of this sector hinges on how animal feed is produced and fed. Most regions in the developing world have a good natural resource base, favorable conditions and reasonably good availability of ingredients for ...read more
 - 02/04/2020
This report summarizes the main findings and recommendations of the assessment, updated to reflect the most recent (April 2019) refugee population figures. These are expected to guide WB support to the Government of Uganda (GoU)—including the Development Response to Displacement Impacts Project (DRDIP) and an IDA disbursement window for refugee-affected ...read more
 - 02/04/2020
Uganda is currently hosting over 1.3 million refugees making it the largest refugee host country in Africa. The inflow of refugees is reported to have exacerbated a range of ongoing environmental impacts and associated challenges, including land degradation and woodland loss, resulting in inadequate access to energy for cooking and ...read more
 - 01/04/2020
Seasonal feed shortages and inefficient feed use by pastoralist and agro-pastoralist communities are the major challenges affecting livestock productivity in East African countries. Studies have shown that early actions provide high returns on investment. However, early actions can only be taken with sound and timely information. A National Animal Feed ...read more
 - 23/03/2020
Key points Increased violence in bordering regions with Burkina Faso, Mali and Nigeria, and intercommunal conflict have caused an unprecedented humanitarian crisis in the Niger along with higher levels of food insecurity and malnutrition. Poor distribution of rains, delayed rains and absence of rains, depending on the area, have resulted in an ...read more
 - 05/03/2020
The joint FAO/UNICEF/WFP integrated resilience programme will build on the comparative advantages of each of the three agencies to provide targeted beneficiaries in the Democratic Republic of the Congo with multisectoral assistance, as follows: FAO will support the livelihoods of vulnerable smallholder farmers – organized into farmers’ groups – through increased ...read more
 - 05/03/2020
The joint FAO/UNICEF/WFP integrated resilience programme will build on the comparative advantages of each of the three agencies to provide targeted beneficiaries in the Democratic Republic of the Congo with multisectoral assistance, as follows: FAO will support the livelihoods of vulnerable smallholder farmers – organized into farmers’ groups – through increased ...read more
 - 26/02/2020
La crise humanitaire au Burkina Faso continue de se détériorer, notamment en raison de l’aggravation de l’insécurité, qui engendre des déplacements massifs de population. La présence de PDI, notamment dans les régions du Centre-Nord, de la Boucle du Mouhoun, de l’Est, du Sahel et du Nord, exacerbe les vulnérabilités des ...read more
 - 03/12/2019
This is the third in a series of three briefing papers that form part of the Mind the gap – Bridging the research, practice and policy divide to enhance livelihood resilience in conflict settings project, a collaboration between FAO and the Feinstein International Center, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and ...read more
 - 03/12/2019
This briefing paper accompanies a report that examines the parallel but separate trajectories of peace-building, recovery and transformation over the past 15 years in northern (Acholi and Lango subregions) and northeastern (Karamoja) Uganda. Parallels between these areas include a history of marginalization from the central state, underdevelopment and endemic poverty, ...read more
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