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20/03/2024

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

19/03/2024

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

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18/03/2024

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

18/03/2024
Ministerial segment of 38th Session of FAO Regional Conference for Latin America and the Caribbean opens in Guyana.

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14/03/2024

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 

FAO/Giuseppe Carotenuto
12/03/2024

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

FAO
11/03/2024
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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10/03/2024

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 

08/03/2024
2024 wheat output forecast to grow despite price-driven cutbacks in planted area.
WBF Secretariat
07/03/2024

The FAO-hosted Forum seeks to impact positively on the banana sector’s environmental, social and economic sustainability

07/03/2024

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

05/03/2024

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

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05/03/2024
Near East and North Africa countries support FAO Strategic Framework and its main initiatives and call for ceasefire in Gaza
05/03/2024

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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04/03/2024

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

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01/03/2024

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

01/03/2024

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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29/02/2024

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

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27/02/2024

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

22/02/2024
QU Dongyu addresses Meeting of G20 Foreign Affairs Ministers in Brazil.