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FAO in New York
Liaison Office of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in New York.
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FAO Jan 23
Today is ! School gardens are a great way to teach children about healthy food. Check out how in Mexico a school’s vegetable gardens are inspiring a culture of healthy eating 👉
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UN Global Compact Jan 23
On : No Hunger, progress is not as good as it should be. So far, based on an investigation from 2019, 820 M people do not have enough food & 1 in 9 go to bed hungry... all the global efforts should be more targeted on that. — Qu Dongyu
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FAO in Emergencies Jan 23
With thanks to is already on the ground responding to the 🦗 oubreak in 🇸🇴 🇪🇹 🇰🇪 NOW is the best chance to contain the invasion, anticipate and reduce its effects on people’s and protect their livelihoods
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FAO in Emergencies Jan 22
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FAO in New York Jan 22
You can also check out the latest edition of The State State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World for a detailed reporting of our findings.
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FAO in New York Jan 22
Today launches the Decade of Action for the ! At FAO we realize that despite remarkable progress in tackling extreme poverty, hunger is still on the rise. We are far from the world we want. Help us achieve these !
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FAO in New York Jan 21
Replying to @IFAD @UNICEF and 2 others
Already in 2019, FAO together with , , and presented a report showing that the prevalence of severe food insecurity is almost 3️⃣ times higher in countries with high income inequality. 2020
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FAO in New York Jan 21
Just launched! 2020 signals that inequality has risen to historical levels around the world.
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FAO Jan 20
🦗Locust swarms are threatening the of the entire East Africa subregion. 🚨This is an unprecedented threat & urgent action is needed! is seeking donors' support for both pest control & livelihood protection operations. 👉
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UNESCO Jan 16
🌿🌿🌿2020 is the International Year of 🌿🌿🌿 Plants produce 9⃣8⃣% of the air we breathe -- without nature there's no life. Learn more about UNESCO's commitment to protect plants and the world's :
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FAO in New York Jan 16
Replying to @FAO
Poverty is most prevalent in rural areas and is directly linked to hunger and malnutrition. is working to reduce by empowering family farmers (esp women and youth) to achieve economic growth.
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FAO in New York Jan 16
.’s definitive report on the world economy has just been launched! Global economy reached a low point in 2019, largely due to trade tensions. If this is prolonged, poverty eradication targets will be affected, esp in Africa.
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FAO Jan 16
"Fires are a landscape problem. Better land management is the key to restricting ." -- says Peter Moore Learn more 👉
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FAO Jan 15
Pests and diseases destroy up to 40% of food crops every year! Be careful when taking plants and plant products with you when you travel as they may spread plant pests and diseases! 👉
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FAO Director-General QU Dongyu Jan 13
In my annual address to staff today, I encouraged them to join hands & work together towards a safer, fairer & more peaceful world. I also thanked colleagues who have been with for 25 years. Thank you for your dedication, determination, engagement & contribution!
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FAO Jan 13
All of the 🌎’s challenges are interconnected – as are their solutions. If we promote sustainable food and agricultural systems we will... ⬇️Reduce the number of poor and hungry ⛈️Help combat 🌱Preserve our natural resources 👉
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JoinUN75 Jan 1
1 minute. 1 survey. 1 opportunity to have YOUR say in the future. Join the conversation here:
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FAO Knowledge Jan 10
💪 ., the and have joined forces to build , a tool to support evidence-based development policies for reducing . 💻Learn more about the Rural Livelihoods Information System 👉
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FAO Statistics Jan 9
Latest on : Food Price Index hits highest level in 5 years 📈 amid strong demand for palm oil and sugarcane Check here to know more 👉
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FAO Knowledge Jan 7
🌲🌳🌲🌳🌲 Deforestation threatens the livelihoods of foresters, forest communities, indigenous peoples & the variety of life on our planet. How to increase agricultural production & improve food security without reducing forest area 👉
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