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  1. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    October, 2018
    Egypt, Turkmenistan, Spain, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Italy, Syrian Arab Republic, India, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Georgia, Armenia

    This book is aimed at finding answers to questions about what the current situation with soil resources in the region of Central Asia and Southern Caucasus as related to food security, and how we can improve the food supply through the impact on the soil. The book consists of three parts. The first part is devoted to common issues of food security and sustainable development, and to the role of soil resources in their maintenance. The second part is about land resources, the assessment of their degradation and successful practices of their recovery.

  2. Library Resource
    Institutional & promotional materials
    June, 2018
    Chad, Niger, Nigeria, Congo, Gabon

    Depuis 2013, l’insurrection de Boko Haram et sa répression ont entraîné des bouleversements majeurs dans la région du lac Tchad. Les pasteurs et leurs troupeaux, en particulier, ne peuvent plus circuler librement et n’ont plus accès à certains parcours. Hier au cœur d’une économie informelle et d’une intégration régionale « par le bas » très dynamique, l’élevage pastoral connaît actuellement une crise inédite dans la région. Quelles en sont les caractéristiques ? Comment penser son développement dans un tel contexte?

  3. Library Resource
    Institutional & promotional materials
    September, 2018
    Guinea, Papua New Guinea

    Papua New Guinea joined the Organization in 1975 and cooperation was strengthened with the opening of a country office<p></p>in 2013. FAO assistance has aimed at achieving food security through environmentally sustainable local food production.<p></p>Recent interventions have focused on strengthening policy and planning, including the development of a National<p></p>Agriculture Development Plan.

  4. Library Resource
    Institutional & promotional materials
    June, 2018
    Tajikistan

    Таджикистан сотрудничает с ФАО со времени вступления страны в Организацию в 1995 году. Первоначально помощь ФАО<p></p>заключалась в реализации краткосрочных чрезвычайных мер реагирования в связи со вспышками саранчи, а также в оказании<p></p>поддержки стране в период ее перехода к мирной жизни после гражданской войны.

  5. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    September, 2018
    Kenya, Uganda, United Kingdom

    The region of Karamoja, located in the northeast of Uganda, is the poorest and least developed region in the country. Historically, Karamoja has been a pastoral area; crop production, which is less reliable there, has recently emerged as an important source of household food and income in some areas. Although Karamoja bears similarities to other pastoral regions in East Africa, few of its households are self-sufficient in terms of food and most rely on barter trading for much of their staple foods.

  6. Library Resource
    Institutional & promotional materials
    July, 2018
    Germany, Norway

    In light of the endorsement of the Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security (VGGT), this Information Brief aims to provide concise and practical elements for a responsible governance of fisheries. Developed jointly with the FAO study The Right to Food and the Responsible Governance of Tenure: A dialogue towards implementation, this Information Brief offers a right to food perspective on a crucial governan ce matter for the implementation of the VGGT.

  7. Library Resource
    Institutional & promotional materials
    August, 2018
    Dominica, Grenada, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Barbados

    Saint Vincent and the Grenadines joined FAO in 1981. Early assistance was delivered through a range of interventions focusing on capacity building, policy formulation, agricultural planning and legislation development. More recently, interventions have addressed food security programmes, technology transfer for improved production and strengthening of market infrastructure. A major feature of current cooperation is resilience building in the face of climate change.

  8. Library Resource
    Institutional & promotional materials
    June, 2018
    Russia

    Сотрудничество Российской Федерации и ФАО охватывает целый ряд инициатив в области развития как в регионе,<p></p>так и в мире. Партнерство поднялось на новый уровень после того, как в 2015 году было принято решение об<p></p>открытии Отделения ФАО для связи с РФ в Москве. Российская Федерация выступила в роли принимающей стороны<p></p>и председательствующей на 31-й сессии Региональной конференции ФАО для Европы (РКЕ), состоявшейся 16-18 мая<p></p>2018 года в Воронеже.

  9. Library Resource
    Institutional & promotional materials
    September, 2018
    Angola, Yemen, Burundi, Nigeria, United States of America, Argentina, Zambia, Gambia, Uganda, Mali, Somalia, Tanzania, Australia, Netherlands, Congo, Senegal, South Sudan, Chad, Republic of Korea, Niger, Malawi

    Report, prepared by FAO and the OECD with inputs from IFPRI, IFAD, the World Bank and WTO, submitted to the G20 Presidency of the Republic of Argentina in response to the Presidency’s request for information on future trends and challenges faced by global agriculture, with a special focus on the role of soils in promoting food security and the measures that could be undertaken to facilitate sustainable soil management.

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