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In focus
FAO's response to the COVID-19 pandemic

Learn what FAO is doing with regard to the current pandemic and its impacts on food and agriculture. Check out FAO COVID-19 Response and Recovery Programme.

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News
World Food Forum - Youth take charge of shaping the future of food at landmark event

Pope Francis and world leaders address youth representatives as five-day meeting kicks off in Rome.

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We can all become Food Heroes

Listen to our food heroes theme song. Come sing along!

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How young people can transform agri-food systems

Youth are an indispensable force for change – find out how you can get involved in the World Food Forum.

From the DG
The Director-General stresses need for holistic approach to food and climate security

The world needs a joined-up approach to confront the problems of food and climate security, QU Dongyu, Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations said today in a World Economic Forum event.

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Digging deeper into the arid terrain of the world’s largest landlocked country

Stories

Digging deeper into the arid terrain of the world’s largest landlocked country

How Uzbekistan’s farmers are overcoming soil salinity and water shortages

Publications

Tracking progress on food and agriculture-related SDG indicators

Six years into the 2030 Agenda, there is an urgent need to understand where the world stands in eliminating hunger and food insecurity. Read the...

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Digital Agriculture

The Digital Agriculture Forum 2020, an inspiration to create business with real impact for people with real needs

The Forum has helped foster an enabling ecosystem to accelerate the digital transformation of agri-food systems and enhance knowledge exchanges in digital agriculture policies and...

Country Showcase

The brand new FAO country showcase is a space where Member Countries can highlight their agricultural systems, innovations and food products. Take a worldwide tour of local agriculture, beautiful landscapes and typical crops and food. More countries will be available in the upcoming months.

Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems

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Philippines
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Chile
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Mexico
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Peru

Andean Agriculture, Peru, 2011

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Algeria
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United Arab Emirates
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Egypt

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