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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.

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Myanmar risks food shortage, funds inadequate - UN

3 Sep 2015, TRF

Floods in Myanmar caused by heavy monsoon rains and a cyclone have destroyed crops and killed livestock and will cause food shortages if aid is not provided, though funding so far is inadequate, FAO said. 'Now that the water is receding, we need to act swiftly to help rural communities get back on their feet, providing them with seeds, equipment and other support they need', Bui Thi Lan, the FAO representative in Myanmar said...



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