Tag Archives: Agriculture

Do not compromise food security –President Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stressed the need to curb illegal fishing methods and the over-exploitation of Ghana’s marine resources in order not to compromise the country’s food security.

He noted that due to …

Global hunger rising again, driven by conflict and climate change – UN report

15 September 2017 &#150 The number of people hungry around the world is up for the first time in more than a decade, says a new United Nations report issued today, pointing to violent conflicts …

World Hunger Again On The Rise, Driven By Conflict And Climate Change, New UN Report Says

815 million people now hungry – Millions of children at risk from malnutrition

15 September 2017, Rome – After steadily declining for over a decade, global hunger is on the rise again, affecting 815 million …

Giving new life to degraded lands in Small Island Developing States

Photo: ©FAO/Sue Price

New tools are being used to assess degraded lands in Small Island Developing States (SIDS).

Speeding up efforts to reverse or prevent land degradation in Small Island Developing States (SIDS) is vital in the next …

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary General

The following is a near—verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary‑General.

Before I start, I want to make sure you know that Brenden Varma, the Spokesperson for the incoming …

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