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Cola giants back Voluntary Guidelines on Land Tenure
"15 Apr 2014"
PepsiCo has joined fellow beverage corporation the Coca-Cola Company in giving its official support to a set of global guidelines that protect the rights of poor and vulnerable peo ....
FAO urges countries to step up action against destructive banana disease
"14 Apr 2014"
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is warning countries to step up monitoring, reporting and prevention of one of the world’s most destructive banana ....
Saudi Arabian agriculture week highlights collaboration successes
"13 Apr 2014"
Sixty years after its beginning, the bilateral collaboration between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and FAO proves to be a successful model to boost sustainable agriculture developmen ....
FAO and ITTO highlight vast potential of payments for environmental services for conservation of tropical forests
"11 Apr 2014"
Payments for environmental services (PES), especially in tropical regions, should be recognised as an important tool for conservation ....
Agriculture's greenhouse gas emissions on the rise
"11 Apr 2014"
New FAO estimates of greenhouse gas data show that emissions from agriculture, forestry and fisheries have nearly doubled over the past fifty years and could increase an additional ....
International Year of Family Farming 2014
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Good Practices
Gender Equality and Rural Women’s Empowerment

Regional Initiatives

Water scarcity Water scarcity A collaborative strategy and partnership to address the water-food security nexus
Building resilience for enhanced food security and nutrition Building resilience for enhanced food security and nutrition Support countries in eradicating hunger & malnutrition in Region
Supporting small-scale agriculture Supporting small-scale agriculture Targeting small scale producers and the rural poor
 

In Action

Malouma: A farmer from the desert (Wabounde village - Mauritania) Malouma: A farmer from the desert (Wabounde village - Mauritania) Malouma proudly demonstrates a small piece of land, which is barely little more than an area of a prayer rug, in which she succeeded in planting onions, tomatoes and garlic , thus ....
Georgette: A Farmer from Akkar, Mountains of Lebanon Georgette: A Farmer from Akkar, Mountains of Lebanon Georgette returned to home and placed on the table various types of cheese and cold drinks that labeled on by the name of her company. The village of Halba has gained many traditio ....
 

Partnerships

New EU programme to strengthen land governance in ten African countries New EU programme to strengthen land governance in ten African countries Voluntary guidelines applied for the first time – major success in EU-FAO partnership
 

Zero Hunger

Zero Hunger Hunger can be eliminated in our lifetimes Eliminating hunger is a moral imperative that the world cannot afford to ignore. It’s not just the right thing to do; it is the smart thing to do.

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