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Tuesday
30/11/2010
Coordinated regional response to migration and health needed in Southern Africa
Southern Africa represents a region of diverse migration patterns including the movement of people within countries, across borders and between different ... ....
Tuesday
30/11/2010
Over 3 million people urge governments to act on hunger
Over 3 million people have signed a petition calling on world leaders to make the elimination of hunger their top priority. The petition was presented to governments at a ceremony ....
Monday
29/11/2010
New FAO funding mechanism makes its debut
Sweden and the Netherlands became the first resource partners to provide funds to FAO’s new multipartner programme. The voluntary contributions agreed upon, to be used by 2013, am ....
Friday
26/11/2010
FAO backs indigenous people
Indigenous people to be given a stronger voice at FAO following the adoption of a new policy designed to ensure that they are considered in all relevant aspects of the agency's wo ....
Thursday
25/11/2010
FAO receives top award for forest fire protection
The Forestry Department of FAO yesterday received an important Spanish award in recognition of its outstanding merits in forest fire protection. Each year, the Spanish NGO "Asocia ....
Wednesday
24/11/2010
More countries taking action to safeguard animal genetic diversity
A growing number of countries are taking steps to catalogue, conserve and better manage the genetic diversity of livestock in order to help safeguard the resilience of the world's ....
Tuesday
23/11/2010
Investments in agriculture must grow
The key to long-term food security lies in boosting investment in agriculture, particularly in low-income food-deficit countries, FAO Director-General Jacques Diouf said in an add ....
Monday
22/11/2010
Shining a spotlight on illegal fishing
In a bid to shed new light on illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, a FAO Technical Consultation has agreed to identify a structure and strategy for the development o ....
Friday
19/11/2010
Changing family planning policies in Malawi
This paper documents the results of a project for distributing family planning services in Malawi. The Malawian Government has been trying to revitalise ... ....
Wednesday
17/11/2010
One trillion food import bill as prices rise
Prices in most commodities in 2010 up sharply from 2009, meaning harder times ahead according to FAO's latest Food Outlook report. Food import bills for the world’s poorest countr ....
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