Areas of Activities
Meetings and Events
Regional Office for the Near East and North Africa
Empowering women in agriculture ....
07 Mar 2014
Reducing gender inequality is fundamental to eliminating hunger and developing more sustainable food systems, FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva told international experts ....
Bahrain’s minister lauds Islamic banking growth in...
NERC-32 closes successfully
USAID renews its commitment and partnership with FAO to fight avian and pandemic influenza in Egypt
USAID commended the technical and strategic leadership that FAO provided through its Emergency Center for Transboundary Animal Diseases (ECTAD) during the last six years
The “First initiative” women’s association creates livelihood opportunities through cottage industry in the West Bank
To promote the equal rights, but different needs of women, FAO has been supporting women’s cooperatives that manufacture cottage industry products across the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
Integrated Food Security Project Kassala, Sudan (IFSP)
IFSP is a rural development project funded by the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) and is implemented by FAO as lead agency in close cooperation with UNIDO, and in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Irrigation and Livestock.
Farmer Field Schools
The National Centre for Agricultural Research and Extension, has enforced the Farmer Field Schools FFS methodology as part of an Italian-funded regional pest management programme.
Thirty-Second FAO Regional Conference for the Near East (NERC)
24 Feb 2014
Thirty-First FAO Regional Conference for the Near East (NERC)
14 May 2012
Thirtieth Regional Conference for the Near East (NERC)
04 Dec 2010
NEFRC: Twenty-First Session of the Near East Forestry and Ra ...
26 Jan 2014
RECOFI: Seventh Session of FAO Regional Commission for Fishe ...
14 May 2013
ALAWUC: Seventh Session of Agriculture and Land and Water Us ...
08 May 2012
Fifth International Date Palm Conference ....
16 Mar 2014
International Conference on ‘Building Resilience for Food and Nut ....
15 May 2014
5th OLIVEBIOTEQ Conference ....
03 Nov 2014
Areas of activities
Animal Production and Health
Fisheries and Aquaculture
Food Security and Trade
Knowledge Management and Networks
Land and Water
Field Programme Delivery Reports
Technical Cooperation Projects
Technical Cooperation Programmes
Details on Field Projects
FAO Achievements in Near East and North Africa Countries
Regional priority framework
Agricultural Production and Rural Development
Food and Agriculture Emergencies
Food Security and Nutrition
Natural Resources Management
FAO and Emergencies
Global Information and Early Warning System (GIEWS)
FAO-ECTAD for North Africa
Codex Alimentarius - Food Standards
FAO Food Price Index
African Development Bank (AFDB)
Arab Center for the Studies of Arid Zones and Dry Lands (ACSAD)
Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD)
Arab Maghreb Union (AMU)
Quinoa, the “wonder cereal grain” makes its way into Near Ea ....
24 Jan 2014
Sustainable management of forests and rangelands: moving tow ....
23 Jan 2014
Commercial Standards for Middle East Dates in Al Hassa ....
21 Dec 2013
Policy Expert - CAADP and AWM (Egyptian)
Deadline for Application
20 March 2014
Project Manager (Agricultural Extension &Technology Transfer)
Deadline for Application
15 March 2014
FAO offices in the Region
Subregional Office for North Africa 'SNE'
Subregional Office for the Gulf Cooperation Council States and Yemen 'SNG'
FAO Country Offices
FAO DG meets with H.E Lassaad Lachaal, Tunisia's Minister of ...
FAO distributing sheep to femal
The FAO regional office in Cairo
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