FAO in Pakistan
Islamabad- Pakistan is an agrarian economy where 60- 70% population’s livelihoods depend on the agriculture...
(03/09/2012): His Excellency, Foreign Secretary of Pakistan Mr Sohail Mahmood, received Ms Florence Rolle who...
A consultative workshop on Innovative Financing for Agricultural Research was jointly organized by Ministry of...
Islamabad – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations held an inception workshop...
08/12/2020 Women’s economic status and the gender-based violence (GBV) experienced by landless Women in Sindh was the topic of a virtual panel discussion on Tuesday organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) to mark the 16 Days of Activism to end Gender Based Violence under...
07/12/2020, Peshawar - The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United provides climate-resilient certified wheat seed to farmers in tribal areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with financial support from United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to support Rabi season cultivation in newly merged districts of the province under “Restoring...
Gender-based violence prevails as one of the most inhuman exploit throughout the world, it has no boundaries either national, social or economic.  In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, the gendered implications have highlighted the unequal impact of the pandemic. In Pakistan, women being essential contributors to economic and social...
The need to achieve Agenda 2030 is on the priority list of all government and non-government agencies. In Pakistan, FAO is supporting the Government to prioritize and set targets of SDGs related to Agriculture and Natural Resources Management (ANR) through consultative workshops and trainings. These consultations will catalyze the process...
By Mina` Dowlatchahi, Keith Cressman, Aamer Irshad, Mubarik AhmedLocated in the middle of the annual Desert Locust migration corridor between Iran and India, Pakistan is highly exposed to damages caused by this highly destructive pest. Due to a changed pattern of rains, starting from second half of 2019, Desert Locust...