Think about our forests – Plant a tree! Forests and trees sustain and protect us, providing clean air and water, safeguarding biodiversity and acting as a buffer against climate change. For many people, they also offer food, shelter and employment.
FAO urges global commitment to tackle world’s nutrition challenges - calling on countries to put nutrition high on their national and international agendas, and to take a lead role in the upcoming Second International Conference on Nutrition
Today (22/03/2014) is World Water Day! Did you know humans can survive on a few sips of water a day, but the 'water we eat' through the food we consume is much more? With a growing population, all efforts must be made to improve the way we use #water in agriculture. Learn more about FAO's role in water: http://www.fao.org/water/en/