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Japan and FAO sign a project agreement to enhance the food security and nutrition of vulnerable families in Yemen
 - 29/10/2021 - On 29 October 2021, Japan signed an agreement with FAO to contribute USD 7 million (JPY 771 000 000) to enhance the food security and nutrition of vulnerable internally displaced, ...read more

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Scaling up Yemen
 - 04/08/2021 - FAO completes large-scale livestock vaccination and treatment campaign to shield the livelihoods of over 36 000 livestock-dependent households. 4 August, Sana’a– The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) ...read more
Yemen fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_PO_YEM_20170417_004.jpg Malnutrition surges among young children as conditions worsen
 - 27/10/2020 - Acute malnutrition rates among children under five are the highest ever recorded in parts of Yemen, with more than half a million cases in southern districts, according to the latest ...read more
Yemen sees return to alarming levels of food insecurity
 - 22/07/2020 - Economic crisis, conflict, floods, desert locusts – and now COVID-19 – could wipe out improvements in food security in parts of Yemen, UN agencies warn Economic shocks, conflict, floods, desert locusts ...read more
Yemen fileadmin/user_upload/emergencies/img/medium_IMG_1561_web.jpg FAO supports smallholder’s resilience
 - 24/06/2020 - FAO supports smallholder’s resilience in Yemen through animal disease control, vaccination and mass treatment campaigns 1.8 million sheep and goats in 48 districts throughout six governorates of Yemen to be vaccinated ...read more
Acute food insecurity hotspots need urgent attention
 - 09/03/2020 - While global attention has focused on the swarms of Desert Locusts attacking crops in East Africa, a number of other countries and regions are also confronting serious food security threats ...read more
FAO stresses the importance of developing agricultural animal health institutions in Yemen
 - 08/03/2020 - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) participated in the opening ceremony of the refresher training program organized by Yemen’s University of Sana'a through the College of ...read more
Solar powered water pumps help Yemeni farmers restore their agricultural livelihoods
 - 13/01/2020 - “I am a farmer, and agriculture is my life. One of my biggest challenges was access to water. I grow carrots, potatoes, radish, watercress, onion, parsley, and garden mint. These ...read more
FAO launches third edition of Food Security Analysis Training Workshop in Yemen
 - 20/12/2019 - A training workshop organized by FAO in collaboration with the Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) National Technical Working Group (NTWG) aims to provide trainees with skills and information on ...read more
Kuwait contributes US$ 2 million to support FAO’s emergency programme in Yemen
 - 25/09/2019 - The Government of Kuwait has contributed US$ 2 million to boost FAO’s emergency agricultural interventions and improve food security and nutrition in Yemen. The Kuwaiti funding in support of FAO’s Humanitarian Response ...read more
When growing vegetables is no longer safe
 - 24/08/2019 - “When I was carried through the hospital doors last June, nobody thought I would live to tell this story,” remembers Adba Saleh Mubarak. “The nurses took one look at me ...read more
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