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Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

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Hand-in-Hand Initiative

Hand-in-Hand is FAO’s evidence-based, country-led and country-owned initiative to accelerate agricultural transformation and sustainable rural development

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What COVID-19 movement restrictions mean for nomadic pastoralists in the Sahel

Better land governance could be a solution to challenges pastoralists face

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Preparing for an invasion: Desert Locust threat in West Africa

Control operations ready if East Africa swarms move west

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FAO and Islamic Development Bank strengthen partnership with new cooperation agreement

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) today strengthened their long-standing partnership through a new agreement and action plan, focusing on agriculture-related business development, technical assistance and capacity development.

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What COVID-19 movement restrictions mean for nomadic pastoralists in the Sahel

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What COVID-19 movement restrictions mean for nomadic pastoralists in the Sahel

Better land governance could be a solution to challenges pastoralists face

Publications

New digital editions of FAO’s flagship publications

FAO's flagship "The State of the World" publications are now being published in a new easy-to-read digital format.

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Digital Agriculture

In East Africa, a race to outsmart locusts with drones and data

With the COVID-19 emergency, East Africa continues to struggle with another crisis - the locust upsurge. Mobile phones, drones and satellites can help win this...

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Andean Agriculture, Peru, 2011

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