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ACHIEVING ZERO HUNGER BY 2030 IN DOUBT!

As more go hungry and malnutrition persists, achieving Zero Hunger by 2030 in doubt, UN report warns… Securing healthy diets for the billions who cannot afford them would save trillions in costs… Rome, 13 July 2020 – More people are going hungry, an annual study by the United Nations has found. …

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SUPPORTS BY FAO TO BEEKEEPERS IN KONYA PROVINCE…

Press release… Support to Beekeepers in Konya and Karaman from FAO! FAO distributed 400 bee hives and materials to producers in Konya and Karaman provinces as part of the “Sustainable Land Management and Climate Friendly Agriculture” project. June 25, 2020; Ankara – 400 bee hives and equipments provided by the …

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BUILDING A NEW FAO BASED ON SOLIDARTY AND INCLUSIVENESS…

17 June 2020, Rome – The FAO Director-General Qu Dongyu today delivered closing remarks in the final session of the Joint Meeting of the UN agency’s Programme and Finance Committees. Over the last 10 days, Members of both committees discussed programmatic and budgetary matters as well as substantive thematic work subjects …

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HAPPY WORLD MILK DAY!

World Milk Day | 1 June 2020 Since the first World Milk Day was held in 2001, many countries spread throughout the world have participated in the celebrations and the number is growing each year. Why hold a World Milk Day? The Day provides an opportunity to focus attention on milk and to …

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FAO NEEDS 350 MILLION DOLLARS TO AVERT RISING HUNGER AMID PANDEMIC…

Press release… 18 May 2020, Rome – The UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is seeking $350 million to scale up hunger-fighting and livelihoods-boosting activities in food crisis contexts where COVID-19’s impact could be devastating.  Although the pandemic’s full-scale and long-term impact on food security is yet to be revealed, evidence …

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