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Policy Papers & Briefs
December 2019
Comoros
Madagascar
Mauritius
Seychelles
Cape Verde
Antigua and Barbuda
Haiti
Jamaica
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Lucia
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Trinidad and Tobago
Belize
Guyana
Suriname
Timor-Leste
Papua New Guinea
Samoa

Land degradation exacerbates the unique vulnerabilities of Small Island Developing States (SIDS) to environmental challenges, such as climate change, flash floods, soil erosion, lagoon siltation, coastal erosion and sea level rise, undermining their economic potential.

Journal Articles & Books
October 2018
Angola
Algeria
Egypt
Equatorial Guinea
Burundi
Japan
Gambia
Benin
Ethiopia
Burkina Faso
Zimbabwe
Cameroon
Botswana
Ghana
Congo
Djibouti
Gabon
Chad
Comoros
Eritrea

The global agricultural sector today faces the double challenge of feeding a growing population while preserving the underlying natural resources of land, water and air. In the meantime, already a third of the world’s soils are degraded. Soil and nutrient management techniques aimed at restoring soil health will therefore be essential to meeting these challenges.

Journal Articles & Books
October 2018
Mozambique
Comoros
Madagascar

This country profile describes the state of the water resources and water use, as well as the state of agricultural water management in Comoros. The aim of this report is to describe the particularities of the country and the problems met in the development of the water resources, and irrigation in particular.

Reports & Research
Policy Papers & Briefs
January 2017
Comoros
Africa
Eastern Africa

Following a chaotic political decolonization, from 1975 to 2000, the Comoros failed to sustain the extension of private land ownership pursued since the beginning of the twentieth century and to implement land reform prepared with the assistance of the FAO and the UNDP but abandoned after the assassination of the President of the Republic in 1989.

Reports & Research
December 2016
Nigeria
Mauritius
Kenya
Zambia
Namibia
Côte d'Ivoire
Senegal
Djibouti
Sierra Leone
Malawi
Comoros
Ethiopia
Seychelles
Mozambique
Niger
Uganda
Somalia
Eritrea
South Sudan
Chad
Togo

Meeting Name: FAO Regional Conference for Africa (ARC)
Meeting symbol/code: ARC/16/INF/16
Session: Sess. 29

Reports & Research
December 2016
Mauritius
Kenya
Zambia
Gambia
Mali
Burundi
Germany
Guinea-Bissau
Eswatini
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Guinea
Sierra Leone
Ethiopia
Comoros
Cameroon
Rwanda
Tanzania
Senegal
Chad
Gabon

Meeting Name: Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (CGRFA)
Meeting symbol/code: CGRFA-16/17/Inf.11.1
Session: Sess. 16

Journal Articles & Books
December 2016
France
Equatorial Guinea
Nigeria
Mauritius
Canada
Mali
Germany
Indonesia
Burkina Faso
Côte d'Ivoire
Ethiopia
Comoros
Cameroon
South Africa
Netherlands
India
Ghana

Forests are essential to life on our planet, to mitigating and adapting to climate change, ensuring adequate supply of fresh water, enhancing biodiversity and providing sustainable incomes and livelihoods, including food security. But they face unprecedented and unrelenting pressures.

Reports & Research
November 2016
Algeria
Qatar
Egypt
Brazil
Mauritania
Iraq
Iran
Djibouti
Comoros
Jordan
Morocco
Yemen
Libya
Turkey
Somalia
Oman
Kuwait
Tunisia
Sudan
Bahrain
Saudi Arabia
Lebanon
Africa
Northern Africa

This paper begins by exploring what the term family farming means and how appropriate it is in the NENA region. It will explore more generally the role of farming and agriculture in the broader political economy of the region.

Reports & Research
December 2015
Algeria
Egypt
Bangladesh
Iraq
Afghanistan
Azerbaijan
Indonesia
Burkina Faso
Côte d'Ivoire
Iran
Djibouti
Benin
Niger
Cameroon
Jordan
Comoros
Albania
Brunei Darussalam
Kuwait
Chad
Bahrain
Gabon
Lebanon
Europe
Asia
Africa

FAO has a long history of partnership with the countries of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), providing policy advice, analysis and technical assistance in agriculture, livestock, fisheries, forestry, natural resources management and food security in its commitment to support resilient livelihoods and enhance food security.

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