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Food Security & Agriculture

Activities aimed to ensure access to and availability of adequate food supplies and the preservation of agricultural livelihoods under the pressures of climate change and natural hazards.

EU and FAO step up action against desertification in Africa, Caribbean and Pacific

22 Oct 2014, FAO Headquarters

'Sustainable land management is crucial to tackling the triple challenges we face from climate change, loss of biodiversity and food insecurity. This new programme will help those communities most affected by these problems to better manage their resources, use them to create jobs and generate income and invest in them for future generations', said the EU's Development Commissioner Andris Piebalgs...



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