Tag Archives: Agriculture

Answer – Preparedness of Greece to deal with forest fires – E-003594/2017

So far, the 2014-2020 European Regional Development Fund under the thematic objective ‘Promotion of the climate change adaptation, risk prevention and management’ has supported the acquisition of equipment for the fire brigade in 8 out …

Counterterrorism: Letter to the Global Coalition From Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIS

Dear Coalition Partners,

To mark this month’s gathering of our 73-member Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS here in Washington, I again congratulate the Government of Iraq, Iraqi Security Forces, Kurdish Peshmerga, and the entire Global …


The European Union (EU) Ambassador in Ghana, H.E. William Hanna, has called for stronger collaborative efforts among stakeholders in the fight against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing.

Mr Hanna, who was speaking at the …

Current water use for food production is unsustainable

Water securityCurrent water use for food production is unsustainable

Published 24 July 2017

About 40 percent of the water used for irrigation are unsustainable withdrawals that violate so-called environmental flows of rivers, a new

World urged to take action on “forgotten” food crisis in DRC

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Children at the IDP camp in Kitchanga, North Kivu, DRC. UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe

The international community is being urged not to forget the millions of people in the Democratic Republic …

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