The issue of food insecurity and malnutrition affects the health of vulnerable populations, especially children. This is one of the key outcomes of a sub-regional meeting, held in Libreville, Gabon, from 30 September to 2 October 2015.
YenKasa Africa is a regional platform designed to promote knowledge sharing and joint initiatives in communication applied to agriculture and rural development.
In December 2015, Paris will host the 21st Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework convention on Climate Change (COP21). There, the countries will negotiate a new universal climate agreement.
The global phenomenon of climate change is affecting every country on the planet. But, the poorest regions and the most marginalized communities in the world are hit the hardest by the changing conditions.
Two years after the launch of the first Dimitra community listeners’ clubs in Tshopo District (Orientale Province), the FAO-Dimitra office in Yangambi is closing its doors, but its activities are continuing.
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), through its Technologies and practices for small agricultural producers (TECA)online knowledge platform, has launched a video contest and is calling for your contribution on the following theme: “Farmer's sustainable management practices for boosting healthy soils”.
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the African Union Commission (AUC) on the implementation of the Regional Initiative on Resilience in the Sahel and the Horn of Africa.
The initiative will establish effective knowledge platforms between IGAD member States, as well as strengthen the capacity of institutions to scale up proven cost effective resilience enhancing good practices.