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“We have agreed together to hold anyone that will cause conflict between us accountable, like thieves of goats and cattle,” said Oburak Alex, the landlord of Bur who oversees all traditional rituals and land ownership disputes in the area. The Bur...
31-05-2019

The Sahel remains affected by conflict, food insecurity, malnutrition, population displacement, natural disasters and epidemics and unless we address these crises from their roots, millions of people will continue requiring urgent assistance each year, FAO Director-General José Graziano Da...
25-04-2019
New resolution to protect and restore rangelands
A new resolution on rangelands and pastoralism was adopted in March 2019. For the first time it calls for the restoration of rangelands on a par with the restoration of other ecosystems, such as forests.
09-04-2019
Convergences to strengthen local resilience in West Africa
In Africa, pastoral communities have a deep knowledge of their environment. Their observational capacity and the taxonomies within their languages allow them to monitor changes in biodiversity and climate, and predict weather over different time scales. Due to reliance on...
08-04-2019

Mao, Tchad– la FAO et le PAM ont lancé le projet intitulé « Prévenir les conflits intercommunautaires et contribuer à la consolidation de la paix à travers le développement d'un pastoralisme résilient dans la zone transfrontalière de Diffa et du...
20-03-2019