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16 Aug 2018 description

Le Directeur général de la FAO invite les pays à exploiter pleinement le potentiel des sols afin de contribuer à la lutte contre le changement climatique

15 Aug 2018 description

15/08/2018 Afghanistan is experiencing one of the world’s most complex humanitarian emergencies. Ongoing conflict, natural disasters, internal displacement and cross-border movements continue to increase food insecurity. This year, farmers are also suffering from a drought that is affecting the majority of the country.

15 Aug 2018 description

La lutte contre la pauvreté, le renforcement de la résilience face aux chocs et la gestion des migrations au programme de la visite (du 15 au 18 août)

Les responsables de l’Organisation des Nations Unies pour l’alimentation et l’agriculture (FAO), du Fonds International de développement agricole (FIDA) et du Programme alimentaire mondial (PAM) se rendront au Niger du 15 au 18 août dans le but de souligner les efforts régionaux entrepris afin de gérer la situation de la sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle au Sahel.

14 Aug 2018 description

FAO’s cash-based programmes support smallholder farmers and other vulnerable men and women who are particularly exposed to the impacts of conflict, protracted crises, climate change, natural hazards and economic shocks.

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Jobs

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27 Jun 2018 description
job Closing date: 15 Sep 2018 Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Global Call For Expression Of Interest - Temporary General Service Positions

Organizational Unit: FAO Headquarters Type of Requisition: General Service Position Primary Location: Italy-Rome Duration: 2 months, with a possibility of extension up to 11 months

Organizational Setting: The positions are located at FAO Headquarters, Rome, Italy.

General Service Positions: The functions in the General Service category include administrative, secretarial and clerical support.

28 Feb 2018 description
job Closing date: 21 Aug 2018 Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Under the overall supervision of the FAO Representative in Syria, the functional supervision of the Deputy Representative, in consultation with all the relevant units (Programme and Operations), the incumbent, under National Project Personnel contract (NPP), will:

Duties and Responsibilities

Training

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19 Oct 2017 description

Thursday, October 26

8:30-9:30 Colombia | 3:30-4:30 Rome | 9:30-10:30 Boston | 20:30-21:30 Bangkok

03 Feb 2016 description

This e-learning course, entitled Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) - version 2.0, provides an overview of IPC approach. The goal of this course is to provide guidance on how to use IPC tools and procedures specifically focused on acute food insecurity.

Audience

The target audience of the e-learning course includes:

29 Sep 2015 description

This short 35-minute module addresses the basic terms and concepts relating to food and nutrition, malnutrition, food security and livelihoods. By the end of this module, you will be able to define and differentiate these key concepts and understand the different situations that they encompass.

11 Mar 2015 description

One of the impacts of climate change is an increase in the incidence, severity and unpredictability of natural disasters. This e-learning course explains how livelihoods and tenure rights are affected by natural disasters, and illustrates how responsible governance of tenure of land, fisheries and forests can support a disaster management process through improved prevention, mitigation, preparedness, emergency response, and recovery and reconstruction.

Duration:

2 hours

Publication Date:

March 2015