Drought throughout East Africa has sharply curbed harvests and pushed the prices of cereals and other staple foods to unusually high levels, posing a heavy burden to households and special risks for...
19 Jan 2016
15 January 2016, Rome - The strongest El Niño weather episode in the last several decades has...
6 Jan 2016
With South Sudan still facing a large-scale food crisis, the need for quality data on crop harvests...
28 Oct 2015
Leading food agencies of the United Nations warned that 46 per cent of the population from eight...
20 Oct 2015
An estimated 27.4 million people in southern Africa face food insecurity in the next six months,...
5 Oct 2015
The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) today announced that its rapid response operation in...
3 Sep 2015
Residents at the Kakuma refugee camp in north-western Kenya will soon be able to buy charcoal...
31 Aug 2015
Widespread acute malnutrition persists across Somalia and large numbers of people will be acutely...
6 Aug 2015
Prices for global agricultural products in July hit their lowest level since September 2009, as...
3 Feb 2014
1 February 2014 – The head of the United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) has...
15 Apr 2011
Young citizens of a new nation. Newly arrived South Sudanese returnees in the village of Wanjok in...
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