Tag: Food Crisis

Amid Favourable Rains, 9 Million Syrians Hit By Food Insecurity, In Need Of Livelihoods Support

Around 6.5 million people in Syria are in need of food and livelihoods support, and an additional 2.5 million others are at risk of food insecurity and need livelihoods support to strengthen their resilience.

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.