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FAO, JICA helped deportees of FATA to return to agriculture based livings

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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) together with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) have given aid to farmers and their families of Khyber and Kurram agencies of FATA so that they can rebuild homes and continue their lives again after facing displacement for years. This aid was granted to 7,200 families (33,143 […]…Read More

FAO offer technical assistance in seed industry

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Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, launched a project for coordination and collaboration among key players in the sector upon request of the Ministry of National Food Security and Research because of the weakness in a seed industry of Pakistan. Pakistan has the shortage of trained human resources against the evolving technologies. […]…Read More

Pakistan won the chairpersonship to FAO Council

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Pakistan has participated in FAO Council Chairmanship seat at Rome and due to the personal presence of Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan, Federal Minister MNFS&R won the election by a significant margin. The other countries for this slot were Slovakia, Cyprus, Indonesia, Albania and Bosnia. From Pakistan a scientist, Khalid Mehboob was nominated. Mehboob’s rich experience […]…Read More

FAO representative meets Minister (MNFS&R)

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article image Newly appointed FAO representative in Pakistan meets with Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan, Minister (MNFS&R).FAO has played its vital role for agricultural development in Pakistan. Islamabad (May 24, 2017)…… FAO has played its vital role for agricultural development in Pakistan.          Collaborative efforts towards new technology adoption and research results implementation in farmer’s field will lead […]…Read More

FAO vehemently exalts balanced fertilization for food security

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) gathered one-day workshop on the Contribution of balanced use of fertilizers towards food security’ to underscore the essentialness of balanced treatment/fertilization and soil wellbeing in feasible agribusiness and nutrition security. The workshop advanced the utilization of proper balanced inputs and 4Rs (Right compost at the Right rate at the Right time in the Right place) Nutrient Stewardship in…Read More

FAO vehemently exalts balanced fertilization for food security

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) gathered one-day workshop on the 'Contribution of balanced use of fertilizers towards food security' to underscore the essentialness of balanced treatment/fertilization and soil wellbeing in feasible agribusiness and nutrition security. The workshop advanced the utilization of proper balanced inputs and 4Rs (Right compost at the Right rate at the Right time in the Right place) Nutrient Stewardship in…Read More

MoCC, UN FAO convolve to dispel climate change impacts on food security

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Climate change is the hovering challenge for Pakistan which is implicating on various sectors including agriculture, food security, healthcare, and infrastructure development. In order to minimize the adversities of climate change impacts on food Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC) and United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have joined hands to work in coordination to improve food security and mitigate the abysmal impacts of Climate Change. This emerged as…Read More

Japan to financially assist FAO in FATA food security projects

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Japan government announced to provide financial assistance to Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in order to support the organization in projects of agricultural development and food security in particular to Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). An agreement signing ceremony was held to consolidate the support. Hiroshi Inomata, Ambassador of Japan in Pakistan signed the agreement with Patrick Evans, FAO representative in Pakistan. A grant agreement on…Read More

Japan to financially assist FAO in FATA food security projects

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Japan government announced to provide financial assistance to Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in order to support the organization in projects of agricultural development and food security in particular to Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). An agreement signing ceremony was held to consolidate the support. Hiroshi Inomata, Ambassador of Japan in Pakistan signed the agreement with Patrick Evans, FAO representative in Pakistan. A grant agreement on the…Read More

MoCC, UN FAO convolve to dispel climate change impacts on food security

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Climate change is the hovering challenge for Pakistan which is implicating on various sectors including agriculture, food security, healthcare, and infrastructure development. In order to minimize the adversities of climate change impacts on food Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC) and United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have joined hands to work in coordination to improve food security and mitigate the abysmal impacts of Climate Change. This emerged as FAO…Read More