FAO in Afghanistan

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14 April 2018
Forestry and Forest Management is the sector faces many challenges posed by climate change, loss of biodiversity, drought, deforestation and inefficient supply chains. FAO through the Global Environment Facility Fund, is supporting the General Directorate of Natural Resources Management of Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and livestock (MAIL) in promoting the...
14 April 2018
On 14th of April 2018, FAO organized a joint event with Directorate General of Natural Recourse Management (DGNRM) and presented registration certificates to the 10 newly appointed Forest Management Associations (FMAs). A step forward in the direction towards achieving the objectives of a GEF funded FAO project, which is supporting...
11 March 2018
Kabul – Agriculture is increasingly knowledge-intensive as the sector faces many challenges posed by climate change, loss of biodiversity, drought, desertification, increase in food prices and inefficient supply chains. There is a continuing need to provide the right information to the people who need to make the decisions that make...
26 February 2018
Kabul – The Food and Agriculture organization of the United Nations (FAO) and Peace Japan Medical Services (PMS) are working in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation & Livestock (MAIL) of Afghanistan for a Japan government funded called the Project for enhancing agriculture production through irrigation system improvement and...
10 February 2018
Kabul – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)  and the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL) convened the 2nd National Conference on Women Empowerment in Agriculture. The conference was attended by high ranking officials, Her Excellency, the First Lady, Ms. Rula Ghani, His Excellency Nasir...