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29 Jan 2015 description

Un réapprovisionnement accéléré en semences et en bétail hâtera le redémarrage de la production alimentaire

28 janvier 2015, Rome - Les agriculteurs du sud du Malawi nécessitent une aide d'urgence en semences et en bétail après que de fortes inondations ont dévasté leurs champs et leurs habitations, emportant les cultures, noyant les animaux et menaçant la sécurité alimentaire locale.

28 Jan 2015 description

Prompt access to seeds and livestock will help reboot local food production

28 January 2015, Rome - Farmers in southern Malawi urgently need seeds and livestock after intense flooding destroyed their fields and homes, washing away animals and crops and threatening local food security.

More than 170,000 people have had to leave their homes. Some 79 deaths have been confirmed so far, while 153 people are still missing in Nsanje district alone. An estimated 116,000 households have lost their crops and livestock.

28 Jan 2015 description

La lucha contra el hambre y la pobreza se encuentran entre los temas principales a tratar en la agenda oficial de la III Cumbre de la Comunidad de Estados Latinoamericanos y del Caribe (CELAC).

San José, Costa Rica, 27 de enero de 2015- Durante su participación en la reunión de Ministros de Relaciones Exteriores, en el marco de la III Cumbre de la Comunidad de Estados Latinoamericanos y el Caribe, José Graziano Da Silva, Director General de la FAO, presentó el Plan para la Seguridad Alimentaria, Nutrición y Erradicación del Hambre 2025 de la CELAC.

27 Jan 2015 description

Highlights

  • In West Africa, the outbreak of the Ebola virus disease (EVD) in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone continues to affect the food security situation of large numbers of people through the disruption of livelihoods, farming activities and markets. The death toll is rising rapidly and had exceeded 8,280 deaths and 21,000 cases as of 9 January 20151.

Jobs

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28 Jan 2015 description
job Closing date: 28 Feb 2015 Food and Agriculture Organization

General Description of task(s) and objectives to be achieved

BACKGROUND

28 Jan 2015 description
job Closing date: 28 Feb 2015 Food and Agriculture Organization

General Description of task(s) and objectives to be achieved

BACKGROUND

28 Jan 2015 description
job Closing date: 28 Feb 2015 Food and Agriculture Organization

General Description of task(s) and objectives to be achieved

BACKGROUND

28 Jan 2015 description
job Closing date: 28 Feb 2015 Food and Agriculture Organization

BACKGROUND

26 Jan 2015 description
job Closing date: 09 Feb 2015 Food and Agriculture Organization

With guidance from FAOR and in close collaboration with the Deputy FAOR and technical sectors the Head of the Strategic Planning and Coordination Unit (SPCU) will:

1. STRATEGIC PLANNING

  • Analyse and verify programme contribution to CPF, UNDAF, MTPII and other strategic organization documents.

  • Contribute to the design of systems for effective county work planning.

  • Perform an analysis of the proposed strategic goals, strategic objectives and activities to identifying gaps in programming and policy coordination.