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Reports & Research
October 2018
Peru

El “huarango” (Prosopis pallida), es una especie vegetal que crece en las partes más secas a lo largo de la Costa del Pacífico y algunos sectores de la región andina del Perú, soportando un alto grado la deforestación debido a sus múltiples usos como alimento, forraje, abono, madera, medicinal, etc.

Journal Articles & Books
October 2018
United States of America
Sweden
Peru
Italy
Ecuador
Bolivia
Suriname
Venezuela
Guyana
Colombia
Brazil

This river basin overview describes the state of the water resources and water use, as well as the state of agricultural water management in the Amazon basin. The aim of this report is to describe the particularities of this transboundary river basin and the problems met in the development of the water resources, and irrigation in particular.

15 Country Infographics cover image
Multimedia
October 2018
Madagascar
Mozambique
Rwanda
Zambia
Cameroon
Namibia
Burkina Faso
Côte d'Ivoire
Liberia
Senegal
Costa Rica
Honduras
Ecuador
Peru
Thailand

Wave 1 country infographics in one document. Countries include: Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, Ecuador, Honduras, Liberia, Madagascar, Mozambique, Namibia, Peru, Rwanda, Senegal, Thailand, Zambia.

Journal Articles & Books
September 2018
Kenya
Morocco
United States of America
Mauritania
Somalia
Uganda
Ethiopia
Chile
Peru
Namibia
Tanzania
Ecuador
Liberia
China
India
Sierra Leone
Sudan
Sri Lanka
Eritrea
Brazil

Drought is one of the main causes of food insecurity. In 2011, the horn of Africa has faced the worst drought in 60 years. An estimated 12.4 million people suffered from a massive food shortage.

Journal Articles & Books
September 2018
Angola
Fiji
Azerbaijan
Peru
Sri Lanka
Indonesia
Ghana
Malaysia
Moldova
Ecuador
Maldives
Romania
Mongolia
Mali
Chile
Belarus
Georgia
Albania
Haiti
Myanmar
India
Armenia

How to feed the world without degrading land and water resources, eroding biodiversity and contributing to climate change is among the greatest challenges of our times. FAO works with the Global Environment Facility (GEF) to support member countries in addressing the critical nexus between agriculture and the environment.

Institutional & promotional materials
August 2018
Peru
Congo

Land-use planning is increasingly being recognized as a central part of the formulation and implementation of strategies to reduce deforestation and forest degradation, contributing to both climate change mitigation and adaptation.

Journal Articles & Books
July 2018
Peru
Italy
Ecuador
Bolivia
Suriname
Venezuela
Guyana
Colombia
Brazil

This country profile describes the state of the water resources and water use, as well as the state of agricultural water management in Guyana. The aim of this report is to describe the particularities of the country and the problems met in the development of the water resources, and irrigation in particular.