- 19/12/2016
The pursuit of gender equality and women’s empowerment is a crucial aspect of FAO work on food security and nutrition in protracted crises. Understanding and addressing how men and women of different ages are affected by protracted crises is critical for effective and sustainable food and nutrition security interventions. Practical measures to work towards more
 - 25/11/2016
La FAO, aux côtés du gouvernement pour renforcer la résilience des moyens d'existence agricoles pour et avec ses citoyens. Pourquoi Pour soutenir le plan de relèvement et de consolidation de la paix en République centrafricaine (RCPCA). Celui-ci priorise les interventions à mener pour rompre avec les facteurs de fragilité et dépasser les more
 - 20/09/2016
This booklet is directed towards FAO Member States, UN system and all other potential partners, and sheds light on the role that resilient agriculture livelihoods can play in addressing some of the root causes of migration in protracted crises and assisting displaced populations and host communities to cope with protracted more
 - 20/06/2016
The South Sudan Resilience Strategy has been developed to bridge the humanitarian and development frameworks. Building on FAO’s portfolio of interventions in South Sudan over the past three years, the objective is to increase the resilience of livelihoods, including the protection of the most vulnerable population groups, and enhance livelihood-based more
 - 07/06/2016
Context Food production in the Gaza Strip is constrained by an arid environment and limited access to steady sources of water. This threatens the food security and nutrition of local communities, which is further undermined by a wider context of protracted crisis and continued restricted access to critical livelihood resources for more
 - 30/05/2016
The gender dimensions of natural and human-induced disasters Women and men play specific and complementary roles in agriculture and food and nutrition security, which must be taken into account in efforts to build the resilience of their livelihoods. In most countries, women have less access to productive resources, services and employment more
 - 30/04/2016
Context The large influx of Syrian refugees into Lebanon (an estimated 1.5 million) constitutes a major challenge across all sectors. The impact on the agriculture sector is particularly worrying, as this is the main source of income and livelihoods for a large proportion of the population – notably for the poorest more
 - 30/03/2016
FAO has long been concerned about the impact of war on food security and on how hunger can be one of the drivers of instability and conflict but we also know that actions to promote food security can help prevent a crisis, mitigate its impacts and promote post-crisis recovery and more
 - 19/01/2016
Context Unfavorable conditions due to overarching Israeli restrictions have contributed to the fragility of local production systems for herders in the West Bank, where the majority of families are dependent on livestock as their main source of income. Since 2011, FAO has been promoting the use of hydroponic technology (soil-less plant more
 - 21/12/2015
Context The protracted conflict since 2003 in Darfur (Sudan) has resulted in massive loss of human lives and assets, disrupted livelihoods and led to severe food insecurity in some areas. An estimated 60 percent out of a total population of 7-8 million is currently displaced (March 2015). Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) and more
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