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Reinforcing national and local systems for better coordination The global Food Security Cluster and its partner Welthungerhilfe launched a joint video project today, supported by the German Federal Foreign Office...
What is the Federal Government Grain Distribution Programme? This is a Special Relief Intervention initiative of the Federal Government that aims to distribute food to 1.8m persons affected by insurgency...
The rPFSC Information Management Toolkit is available through the link: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0B4nblv-AwEq3ZWU5aGhfMFFmc1U The development of the IM Toolkit is an iterative process and we seek feedback from Pacific island country cluster...
The ICRC is appealing for $400m to help those most affected by the humanitarian crises in Somalia, Yemen, South Sudan and north-east Nigeria. The funds will ensure 5 million vulnerable...
During the week beginning 7th May, the Regional Pacific Food Security Cluster (rPFSC) supported the work of the Vanuatu Food Security and Agriculture Cluster with response planning and damage assessments...
Collecting primary data on households’ food security can be challenging, time-consuming and costly ‒ particularly in areas with limited humanitarian access. Remote data collection is a flexible and efficient way...
The Director General/ CEO NiMet, Prof. Sani Abubakar Mashi, has advocated better use of climate information in agriculture if Nigeria is to rebuild the sector and make it sustainable. The...
Organizational Setting The FAO Representation in Yemen is responsible for leading FAO's response to country priorities for food security, agriculture and rural development through the identification, planning and implementation of...
KORE , the Knowledge sharing platform on resilience, is pleased to launch its 2017 webinar series and invite you on Friday 28 April for the presentation of the 2017 Global...
WHEN: 26 APRIL 2017 9.00 - 17.30 WHERE: WFP AUDITORIUM HQ, ROME Review of Inter-Cluster Operational Responses in South Sudan, Somalia, Yemen, and Nigeria and the Development of an Integrated...
The volume, cost and length of humanitarian assistance provision over the past ten years has grown dramatically, in large part due to the protracted nature of crises. For example, inter-agency...
Following last year’s historic Paris Agreement and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development – marking a path towards a more sustainable future – 2016 is about putting commitments into action...
In line with our commitment to regularly review the global Food Security Cluster’s (gFSC) performance, the Global Support Team conducted two surveys in February 2017: one for Food Security Cluster...
Graziano da Silva says restoring agriculture-based livelihoods is key to recovery and peace efforts in Lake Chad Basin region FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva visits a farm centre in...
IMPACT The El Niño coastal phenomenon, triggered by the increase in sea surface temperature, has caused continuous rainfall in February and March and has led to 12 departments and one...
In 2017, the humanitarian community is collectively aiming to support over 53 million people globally with lifesaving and livelihoods support through humanitarian appeals. There are thirty-four response plans involving FSC...
FAO Director-General to visit the hunger crisis areas of Nigeria and Chad – April 6-7 2017 In Northeastern Nigeria and the Lake Chad Basin, violence has driven millions from their...
FAO supported farmers look to good harvest in northeastern Nigeria Tags : NIGERIA , WESTERN AFRICA , LAKE CHAD BASIN CRISIS , HUMANITARIAN CRISIS , LIVELIHOOD KITS , CAPACITY BUILDING...
Operationalization of Multi-Purpose Cash Grants in the Food Security Sector Cash & Markets Webinar – 11 April 2-3.30 pm CEST The gFSC aims to contribute actively to ensure an equal...
Program Quality Working Group (PQWG) Accountability to Affected Populations (AAP) Webinar, 04 April 2017, 02:00-03:30 pm (CEST / GMT + 2h) Title: Sharing lessons learned on AAP for food security...