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Deputy Director-General Maurizio Martina briefs UN Security Council on the impact of conflict on food security


As the climate crisis progressively affects food security and agriculture, major investments in adaptation and resilience are needed

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New data reveals that half of the population or about 1.1 million people are experiencing catastrophic food insecurity 

Ministerial segment of 38th Session of FAO Regional Conference for Latin America and the Caribbean opens in Guyana.


Interview with Alexander Jones, Director of the FAO’s Resource Mobilization Division, on his recent field visit to Afghanistan to see how FAO is helping farmers to get back on their feet 

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4th World Banana Forum Conference discusses challenges such as the climate crisis, fertilizer and transportation costs and the TR4 disease

FAO thanks the Italian Government, and particularly Deputy Prime Minister Antonio Tajani, for the opportunity to have participated in this strategic and timely Round Table, together with other partners, to discuss together the way forward in view of the deteriorating food insecurity situation in ...
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Senior UN officials met people on the frontlines of the climate crisis as well as government officials, donor partners, and aid workers to scale up response efforts 

2024 wheat output forecast to grow despite price-driven cutbacks in planted area.
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The FAO-hosted Forum seeks to impact positively on the banana sector’s environmental, social and economic sustainability


International Women’s Day 2024: Follow the joint FAO, IFAD and WFP celebration to see why investing in rural women is central to achieving our Sustainable Development Goals


Interview with Lauren Phillips, Deputy-Director of FAO’s Rural Transformation and Gender Equality Division

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Near East and North Africa countries support FAO Strategic Framework and its main initiatives and call for ceasefire in Gaza

New study shows how the effects of climate change on income and adaptation in rural areas vary with gender, wealth and age

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Director-General addresses 37th session of FAO Regional Ministerial Conference for the Near East and North Africa

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FAO Deputy Director-General Semedo joins the United Nations Environment Assembly and Quadripartite Executive Annual Meeting


Decision provides stronger basis for FAO, UNICEF, WHO and their members to intensify their work on producing and using harmonized data.

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The funds will enable FAO to upscale national and regional capacity building in soil assessment and sustainable soil management worldwide

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Deputy Director-General Maurizio Martina points out the catastrophic damage induced by the conflict across the entire food supply chain 

QU Dongyu addresses Meeting of G20 Foreign Affairs Ministers in Brazil.