Latin America and Caribbean can be at the forefront of global food and agriculture, provided it first tackles hunger and inequality
FAO Director-General points to priority areas for action to heads of state and government at regional CELAC forum
As the pace of urbanization quickens in Asia-Pacific, so too does the threat of urban food insecurity – UN agencies report
In 2021, 396 million people in the region were undernourished and an estimated 1.05 billion people suffered from moderate or severe food insecurity.
As 2022 nears an end, almost 1 million people face starvation – almost double the numbers of 2021.
FAO, together with the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine, distributed over 30 000 grain sleeves to support more than 1 500 Ukrainian farmers with temporary storage solutions.Play Video
For the first time in history, northern Central America suffered a third consecutive year of La Niña events.
Ukraine: Emergency projects supported by Germany through the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture
The outbreak of the war in Ukraine on 24 February 2022 is significantly impacting rural livelihoods and food value chains at the national and global levels.
Madagascar: Germany’s contribution through the Special Fund for Emergency and Rehabilitation Activities (SFERA) – Anticipatory Action window
Madagascar has been reeling from a socioeconomic crisis marked by high levels of poverty and food insecurity, with the situation worsening as a result of the ongoing effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and of the war in Ukraine.