Highlights

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In focus
FAO's response to the COVID-19 pandemic

Learn what FAO is doing with regard to the current pandemic and its impacts on food and agriculture. Check out FAO COVID-19 Response and Recovery Programme.

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News
Ministers at FAO High Level Round Table agreed innovation is key to tackling hunger and climate change

Bill Gates delivers the prestigious McDougall Memorial Lecture during biennial FAO Conference.

Event
42nd FAO Conference

The 42nd FAO Conference runs from 14-18 June. See the agenda, side events and more.

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Story
Tapping into diaspora and migrant communities to promote rural development

How one agripreneur is boosting agriculture and employment in his home country of Uganda.

From the DG
Read-out of the bilateral meeting between FAO Director-General QU Dongyu and Carlos María Correa, Executive Director of the South Centre

FAO Director-General, QU Dongyu, and Carlos María Correa, the Executive Director of the South Centre, had a virtual meeting today to discuss bilateral collaboration.

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Balkan bytes: How digital agri-entrepreneurship is changing a country

Stories

Balkan bytes: How digital agri-entrepreneurship is changing a country

With FAO and EBRD support, a young social activist is wiring Montenegro’s rural heartland

Publications

FAO publications catalogue now available in all languages

The catalogues share the latest publications produced by FAO across all of its thematic areas, as well as some seminal older titles.

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Digital Agriculture

The Digital Agriculture Forum 2020, an inspiration to create business with real impact for people with real needs

The Forum has helped foster an enabling ecosystem to accelerate the digital transformation of agri-food systems and enhance knowledge exchanges in digital agriculture policies and...

Country Showcase

The brand new FAO country showcase is a space where Member Countries can highlight their agricultural systems, innovations and food products. Take a worldwide tour of local agriculture, beautiful landscapes and typical crops and food. More countries will be available in the upcoming months.

Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems

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Philippines
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Chile
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Mexico
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Peru

Andean Agriculture, Peru, 2011

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Algeria
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Tunisia
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United Arab Emirates
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Egypt

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