Research and Extension Systems

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Type: News
Year: 2022

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is working with its Member Nations and development partners to reverse the current trend of worsening food insecurity and malnutrition as a means to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), especially SDG 2 on zero hunger, by 2030. FAO’s work is guided by its new Strategic Framework, which seeks the transformation to MORE efficient, inclusive, resilient and sustainable agrifood systems for better production, better nutrition, a better environment, and a better life, leaving no one behind.

Agricultural biotechnologies are an integral part of the ‘toolbox’ for achieving much needed significant...

Type: News
Year: 2021

The EU-funded and implemented by UN`s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) "Strengthening Agricultural Advisory Services" project organized a discussion for local farmers on the main diseases and pests of sunflower, their control and priority areas of agricultural advisory services in Sarkar village of Samukh region. Along with experts and employees of the Project office in Ganja, employees of the Azerbaijan State Agricultural University and Samukh Plant Protection Center also took part in the discussion. Previous project assessments related to the farm structure and farmers' existing knowledge have indicated a serious demand for advisory services...

Type: News
Year: 2021

FAO and CATAS have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to further their collaboration.

Type: News
Year: 2021

A revamped version of the TECA platform is now available.  Find out more in the TECA newsletter.

Type: News
Year: 2020

FAO believes that innovation in agriculture is the central driving force for achieving a world free from hunger and malnutrition.

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