Sustainable Food and Agriculture

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04 January 2017
Cash transfer programmes – regular money payments to poor households - aim to reduce poverty, promote sustainable livelihoods and increase production in the developing world. During the past decade, an...
15 December 2016
The importance of machines and tools in sustainable agriculture Ensuring that agricultural and food production is sustainable is at the core of FAO’s work. Within this, sustainable mechanization plays an increasingly...
13 December 2016
In order to meet the world’s sustainable development goals of defeating hunger and poverty by 2030, governments and the private sector need to reenergize their agricultural science and technology research...
09 December 2016
Today’s key challenge is how to increase production to meet the growing demand for food, feed and bioenergy while conserving biodiversity and reducing the pressure on natural resources and ecosystems....
08 December 2016
The main objective of the workshop is to discuss how to strengthen the contribution of agriculture, forestry and fisheries and related value chains to national sustainable development in the context...
07 December 2016
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is holding a one-day seminar on December 8th in support of Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development, in Maputo.

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