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Japan to Support Efforts Targeting Crop-Destroying Fall Armyworm in South Sudan

JUBA/ROME – Efforts in South Sudan to fight Fall armyworm, an insect that destroys crops, have received a boost thanks to the Government of Japan’s decision to provide $3 million to support a project run

Conflicts and drought spur hunger despite strong global food supply

Photo: ©FAO/Mohammad Rakibul Hasan

Loading farm carts in Bangladesh.

7 December 2017, Rome- Strong cereal harvests are keeping global food supplies buoyant, but localised drought, flooding and protracted conflicts have intensified and perpetuated food insecurity, according to the new …

Text adopted – Situation in Yemen – P8_TA-PROV(2017)0473 – Thursday, 30 November 2017 – Brussels – Provisional edition

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to its previous resolutions on Yemen, in particular those of 15 June 2017(1)
and 25 February 2016(2)
on the humanitarian situation in Yemen, and of 9 July 2015 …

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Photo: ©FAO/IISD/ENBtypo3temp/pics/8453778ead.jpgHerman Chege

“Climate change puts millions of people in a vicious cycle of food insecurity, malnutrition and poverty. Yet, we must confront the harsh reality: we are not doing enough to deal with this immense threat,” Graziano …

Japan to support efforts targeting crop-destroying Fall armyworm in South Sudan

Photo: ©FAO

FAW-damaged maize in Magwi, South Sudan.

6 December 2017, Juba/Rome – Efforts in South Sudan to fight Fall armyworm, an insect that destroys crops, have received a boost thanks to the Government of Japan’s decision …

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