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The United Nations General Assembly declares the “International Year of Quinoa” with FAO serving as the Secretariat of the IYQ, assisting the International Committee to coordinate the celebrations. Quinoa’s legacy is celebrated at headquarters …

Report – State of play of farmland concentration in the EU: how to facilitate the access to land for farmers – A8-0119/2017 – Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development

on the state of play of farmland concentration in the EU: how to facilitate the access to land for farmers

(2016/2141(INI))

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to the opinion of the …

108 million people in food crisis countries face severe acute food insecurity – situation worsening

Photo: ©FAO/Albert Gonzalez Farran

A family compound in Terekeka, South Sudan.

31 March 2017, Brussels—Despite international efforts to address food insecurity, around 108 million people living in 48 food-crisis countries were at high risk of or already facing …

New Global Report Indicates that 108 Million People in the World Face Severe Food Insecurity

Despite international efforts to address food insecurity, around 108 million people in the world were severely food insecure in 2016, a dramatic increase compared with 80 million in 2015, according to a new global report …

“Dramatic increase” in food insecurity: FAO report

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A family compound in Terekeka, South Sudan. Photo: FAO/Albert González Farran

There has been a “dramatic increase” in food insecurity around the world the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO

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