Category Archives: Press Releases

Experts call for robust surveillance and coordinated approaches in tackling Fall armyworm (FAW) infestation

By | 28 April 2017

26 April 2017, Nairobi – Experts attending a technical meeting convened by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in Nairobi to discuss the Fall armyworm infestation in Southern Africa in particular and the rest of Africa have called for robust monitoring of the pest in order to respond effectively. They include… Read More »

FAO partners with the African Union and NPCA to develop capacity to track progress on Malabo Road Map

By | 28 April 2017

Region holds training workshop on Malabo Reporting process within Southern Africa 24 April 2017, Johannesburg – Policy makers and government officials from across Southern Africa are meeting under the CAADP/Malabo Biennial Review and reporting mechanism to enhance skills on methods and tool to track and assess progress achieved in CAADP/Malabo  implementation and its impact on… Read More »

The Human Development Report 2016 “Human Development for Everyone”

By | 24 March 2017

The  Human Development Report 2016 “Human Development for Everyone” was launched on the 21st March 2017, in Stockholm, Sweden with Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, UNDP Administrator Helen Clark, Deputy Prime Minister Isabella Lövin, and the Director of the Human Development Report Office and lead author of the report, Selim Jahan. This year’s @UNDP #humandevelopment report,… Read More »