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Journal Articles & Books
October 2018
Angola
Algeria
Egypt
Equatorial Guinea
Burundi
Japan
Gambia
Benin
Ethiopia
Burkina Faso
Zimbabwe
Cameroon
Botswana
Ghana
Congo
Djibouti
Gabon
Chad
Comoros
Eritrea

The global agricultural sector today faces the double challenge of feeding a growing population while preserving the underlying natural resources of land, water and air. In the meantime, already a third of the world’s soils are degraded. Soil and nutrient management techniques aimed at restoring soil health will therefore be essential to meeting these challenges.

Journal Articles & Books
October 2018
Bangladesh
South Africa
Gambia
Ethiopia
China
Mauritania
India
South Sudan
Chad
Pakistan
Niger
Sudan
Brazil

Sustainable Development Goal 1, ending poverty in all its forms, everywhere, is the most ambitious goal set by the 2030 Agenda. This Goal includes eradicating extreme poverty in the next 12 years, which will require more focused actions in addition to broad-based interventions. The question is: How can we achieve target 1.1 and overcome the many challenges that lie ahead?

Institutional & promotional materials
September 2018
Angola
Yemen
Burundi
Nigeria
United States of America
Argentina
Zambia
Gambia
Uganda
Mali
Somalia
Tanzania
Australia
Netherlands
Congo
Senegal
South Sudan
Chad
Republic of Korea
Niger
Malawi

Report, prepared by FAO and the OECD with inputs from IFPRI, IFAD, the World Bank and WTO, submitted to the G20 Presidency of the Republic of Argentina in response to the Presidency’s request for information on future trends and challenges faced by global agriculture, with a special focus on the role of soils in promoting food security and the measures that could be undertaken to facilitate sus

Institutional & promotional materials
August 2018
Burkina Faso
Gambia
Mali
Senegal
Chad
Niger
Brazil
Africa

This brochure highlights the objectives and key information of the FAO project entitled “One million cisterns for the Sahel”. It aims to illustrate the project activities’ expected positive impacts in terms of food security, agricultural activities and nutrition among beneficiairies.

Journal Articles & Books
July 2018
Burkina Faso
Nigeria
United States of America
Gambia
Fiji
Haiti
Senegal
Ethiopia
Niger
Sudan

The Action Against Desertification (AAD) project supports eight ACP countries, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Gambia, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Fiji and Haiti in the sustainable management and restoration of degraded land.

Journal Articles & Books
July 2018
Gambia
Guinea
Mauritania
Senegal
Sierra Leone
Italy
Germany

This FAO Legal Paper looks at and evaluates the present laws and policies relating to sustainable small-scale fisheries in the fisheries and aquaculture legislation in operation in Sierra Leone and makes recommendations to align them with the Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security (VGGT).

Journal Articles & Books
June 2018
Gambia

Coastal systems are predominantly delicate to three key drivers related to Climate Change (CC): Sea Level Rise (SLR); ocean temperature and; ocean acidity. This study focused on the impacts realized from SLR. These variables are anticipated to increase with significant threats to the populace and structures of social, cultural or economic importance along Coastal Zones (CZ).

Institutional & promotional materials
April 2018
Kenya
Burkina Faso
Nigeria
Gambia
Fiji
Haiti
Italy
Tanzania
Senegal
Ethiopia
Niger

Fact sheet on capacity development actvities of Action Against Desertification. Action Against Desertification is an initiative of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) in support of the Great Green Wall initiative and UNCCD national action programmes to combat desertification, implemented by FAO and partners with funding of the European Union.

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