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Thursday
21/09/2017
Conflicts drag down food security amid growing global food output
Robust harvests in Latin America and rebounding agricultural conditions in Southern Africa are on course to improve food supply conditions, but regional droughts and ongoing civil ....
Wednesday
20/09/2017
More investments and surveillance needed to curb misuse of antimicrobials in public health and agriculture
The world needs to stave off the risk of having less efficient medicines to treat deadly infections due to the fact that more bacteria are becoming immune to antimicrobials. But t ....
Tuesday
19/09/2017
Global call for zero tolerance on food loss and waste
"Investing in measures to prevent food loss and food waste also means making investments in pro-poor policies as it promotes sustainable food systems for a zero hunger world," Gra ....
Tuesday
19/09/2017
Farming and rural non-farm activities can provide solutions to rising youth employment in Africa
September 2017, New York – Farming and rural non-farm-based activities still have untapped potential to generate employment opportunities for Africa’s rising youth population, FAO ....
Tuesday
19/09/2017
Farming and rural non-farm activities can provide solutions to rising youth unemployment in Africa
September 2017, New York – Farming and rural non-farm-based activities still have untapped potential to generate employment opportunities for Africa’s rising youth population, FAO ....
Tuesday
19/09/2017
FAO links with Unilever to reduce food loss and waste
FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva and Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever, signed an agreement today to scale up a set of partnerships stretching from Argentina to Bangladesh. ....
Monday
18/09/2017
New partnership between ITU and FAO to bolster ICT innovation in agriculture
he principals of the two organizations, Houlin Zhao (ITU) and José Graziano da Silva (FAO), signed today a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that seeks to facilitate the developme ....
Thursday
14/09/2017
World hunger again on the rise, driven by conflict and climate change, new UN report says
After steadily declining for over a decade, global hunger is on the rise again, affecting 815 million people in 2016, or 11 per cent of the global population, says a new United Na ....
Wednesday
13/09/2017
Giving new life to degraded lands in Small Island Developing States
Speeding up efforts to reverse or prevent land degradation in Small Island Developing States (SIDS) is vital in the next few years if the Sustainable Development Goals are to be a ....
Thursday
07/09/2017
Global cereal output heading for a new record, lifting consumption and stocks
Global food prices dipped in August, mainly as the prospect of bumper cereal harvests pushed up expectations for larger grain inventories. The FAO Food Price Index declined 1.3 pe ....
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