Climate Change


Combatting pollution from agricultural plastics

FAO and UNEP to launch reports and discussion papers on plastics use in agriculture

FAO events @Pre-COP26

Pre-COP26 is the final official ministerial meeting ahead of COP26, the UN Climate Conference which will be hosted in Glasgow in November 2021 under...

New FAO publication sheds light on climate finance trends in the agriculture and land use sector

Climate change greatly affects the agriculture and land use sector, and its impacts result in disruptions to national economies and to the vitality...

FAO launches practical tools to encourage soil organic carbon sequestration

FAO Director-General QU Dongyu says healthy soils are crucial for sustainable agri-food systems

FAO is “working against time” on climate change, Director-General emphasizes

Rome - Sustainable agri-food systems are a "critical part of the actions and solutions" to the climate crisis, food insecurity...

FAO at forefront of global efforts to build partnership between agri-food systems and conservation

FAO Director-General QU Dongyu addresses World Conservation Congress in Marseille

FAO boosts green recovery

The COVID-19 pandemic that gripped the world in 2020 was a watershed event; it changed people’s lives the world over. Countries...

Indigenous Peoples know the path towards a climate-resilient future

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)...

NEW: Climate-smart agriculture case studies 2021

This publication describes climate-smart agriculture (CSA) case studies from around the world, showing how the approach is implemented to address...