Category: <span>Food Security and Nutrition</span>

Adaptation Dialogues for Africa: Adapting agriculture in Africa to build resilience to climate change
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March 4, 2022March 4, 2022

Adaptation Dialogues for Africa: Adapting agriculture in Africa to build resilience to climate change

This session will bring together technical experts, economists, and policy specialists to bring forth solutions to the threat posed by climate change to Africa’s food security. Event description: Climate change is already stalling progress towards food security in Africa. Given the huge role of the agricultural sector in the African economy, the millions of smallholder...

World Fisheries Day 2021 hears calls to halt exploitation of fishers
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November 22, 2021November 22, 2021

World Fisheries Day 2021 hears calls to halt exploitation of fishers

FAO joins the Vatican and Stella Maris advocating for fishers’ rights and responsible practices 22/11/2021 Rome – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the Vatican and the Catholic maritime charity, Stella Maris, today marked World Fisheries Day urging immediate action to stop human rights violations at sea. At a virtual event entitled...

State of the Climate in Africa Report for year 2020
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October 16, 2021October 16, 2021

State of the Climate in Africa Report for year 2020

The State of the Climate in Africa 2020 report is a collaborative product of WMO, African Union Commission, United Nations agencies, including the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) through the Africa Climate Policy Centre (ACPC), and climate, socioeconomic and policy experts in Africa and from international, scientific and technical institutions. It provides a snapshot of climate trends,...