Tag: Agriculture

Iraq: Consequences Of ISIL Occupation Still Being Felt In Rural Areas, IOM Reports

ISIL occupied large swathes of Iraqi territory between 2014 and 2017. It is estimated that the group’s brutal three-year occupation reduced Iraq’s agricultural capacity by 40 per cent.


FAO Chief To African Leaders: Learn From Japan How To Tackle Your Worse Food Crisis

With Africa said to be facing her worse food crisis since 1945, the Director-General of a United Nations agency, Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), Qu Dongyu, has charged the continent’s leaders at an event in Japan, to tap into the Asian tiger’s high food safety, nutrition standards, and culture of healthy foods and diets in their fight to end hunger and improve nutrition.