24/09/2013

September 23: Speaking at Monday's UN Inter-Agency meeting on Inclusive Finance for Development, FAO Director-General Jose Graziano da Silva underlined the importance of ensuring that small-scale farmers have access to financial products and services, which serve as a "driving...

24/09/2013
Conserving, breeding and sharing plant varieties key to resilience and sustainability
23/09/2013
Rice crop already severely damaged, 13 million people at risk
23/09/2013
FAO Director-General addresses High Level Event in New York
20/09/2013
Agreement covers knowledge exchange, resilience, women’s leadership support and poverty measurement
20/09/2013
New private sector partnership with Dutch bank will benefit farmers in Ethiopia, Kenya and Tanzania
17/09/2013
Forest managers should invest more in climate change response – new guidelines published
16/09/2013
AGORA makes online scientific literature available to over 100 poor countries - Tenth anniversary celebrated in Rome
16/09/2013
International experts recommend vigilance and promote targeted surveillance, market restructuring to fight H7N9, H5N1 and other threats
11/09/2013
Direct economic costs of $750 billion annually – Better policies required, and “success stories” need to be scaled up and replicated
06/09/2013
New seeds are resistant to wheat stem rust (Ug99) - Multinational programme supported by FAO and IAEA
05/09/2013
Prices of cereals and oils decrease – FAO expects bumper cereal harvest this year
04/09/2013
11 million people are food insecure – Support for food and livestock production urgently needed – FAO appeal
28/08/2013
Initiative aims to reduce post-harvest and consumer food waste
23/08/2013
Study in 8 Latin American countries explores challenges, achievements, and lessons learned
20/08/2013
FAO Director-General co-chairs the second Sub-Saharan and Argentinean Agriculture Ministers Meeting
20/08/2013
Brazil’s investments in South-South Cooperation through FAO have surpassed $36 million
14/08/2013
First results analysed from FAO-EC project in Malawi, Vietnam and Zambia
12/08/2013
Innovation permits efficient processing of satellite data, at very low cost
09/08/2013
Further investigation into possible role of animals needed