Monday, October 30, 2017
The government on Friday approved an increase of more than 15 percent to next year’s national budget, which will now surpass $6 billion. According to government representatives, the extra funds will be used to improve the quality of public services –...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Empowering rural women with resources and equipping them with skills for services and decent jobs is a driving force in the fight against poverty and hunger.
Mr Serge Nakouzi, Deputy Representative of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) for...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Women are central to the development of rural areas and to national economies. They account for a significant proportion of agricultural labour, play a key role in food production, especially in subsistence farming, and perform most of the unpaid care...
Monday, October 16, 2017
The ongoing drought in Kenya is part of a larger drought that is affecting other countries in the greater Horn Africa, mainly Ethiopia and Somalia. The European Commission is bringing humanitarian relief to those most affected by the drought, including...
Africa, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia
Thursday, October 12, 2017
ROME – A project designed by the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and the government of Senegal to make smallholder farmers in West Africa better able to cope with the impact of climate change has been approved by the Green Climate Fund (...
Sunday, October 8, 2017
Delegation Seeking Answers on Food Subsidy Programs
United States, Jordan, America, Asia