Tag: Food and Agriculture Organization

UN FAO: Sorrow at the loss of a colleague, other victims in Ethiopia crash
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UN FAO: Sorrow at the loss of a colleague, other victims in Ethiopia crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is in mourning at the loss of one of our team when an Ethiopian ... Read More

UN agency: World food prices remain steady
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UN agency: World food prices remain steady

editor editor- September 9, 2011

World food prices remained virtually unchanged during the month of August, with only slight increases observed in the prices of ... Read More

UN: World cereal prices still steeply higher than last year
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UN: World cereal prices still steeply higher than last year

editor editor- July 11, 2011

Cereal prices dropped slightly in the world markets in June, but were still 71 per cent higher than a year ... Read More

Brazilian named next chief of UN Food and Agriculture Organization
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Brazilian named next chief of UN Food and Agriculture Organization

editor editor- June 27, 2011

A former Brazilian food security minister will become the first person from Latin America to head the Food and Agriculture ... Read More

UN agency launches new initiative to boost crops and protect environment
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UN agency launches new initiative to boost crops and protect environment

editor editor- June 14, 2011

Building on the lessons learned from the Green Revolution of the 1960s, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) ... Read More

UN: World food prices to remain high into next year
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UN: World food prices to remain high into next year

editor editor- June 8, 2011

Citing dwindling stocks and only small production increases for the majority of crops, a new United Nations report released today ... Read More

UN: Over 1 billion tons of food lost or wasted every year
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UN: Over 1 billion tons of food lost or wasted every year

editor editor- May 12, 2011

About a third of all the food produced for human consumption each year – or roughly 1.3 billion tons – ... Read More

UN: Global food prices fall, still much higher than a year ago
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UN: Global food prices fall, still much higher than a year ago

editor editor- April 8, 2011

Food prices have dropped for the first time after eight months of continuous rise, the United Nations Food and Agriculture ... Read More

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UN: Climate change may have “catastrophic” impact on food security

editor editor- April 1, 2011

The effects of slow-onset climate change are expected to have “potentially catastrophic” impact on food production in developing countries in ... Read More

UN Food and Agriculture Organization extends fight hunger message from Seychelles
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UN Food and Agriculture Organization extends fight hunger message from Seychelles

editor editor- March 17, 2011

While the people of Seychelles, as well as tourists, cajoled in the 2011 Seychelles carnival, a message was also very ... Read More

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Asia on alert after livestock disease outbreak in Korea

editor editor- January 28, 2011

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) today notified veterinary and border authorities in Asia of a major outbreak ... Read More

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