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Acronym Finder: Definition of FAO. What does FAO stand for?

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Global hunger declining, but still unacceptably high - FAO
Note: Figures for 2009 and 2010 are estimated by FAO with input from the United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service. Source: FAO.
Global food losses and food waste - FAO
How to Feed the World in 2050 - FAO
livestock's long shadow - FAO
Joint FAO/WHO Expert Consultation on

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Photos: World Food Program works to save lives in East Africa famine
Dena Gudaitis: The world population is projected to rise to 9.1 billion in 2050 from a current 6.7 billion, requiring a 70 percent increase in farm production according to FAO (The Food and Agriculture Organization.
FAO Holds Urgent Meeting About Horn of Africa
August 18, 2011 FAO Holds Urgent Meeting About Horn of Africa Sabina Castelfranco | Rome The UN's Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) held an emergency meeting Thursday to discuss urgent measures to fight the food crisis in the Horn of Africa.
FAO notices Philippine efforts in attaining rice sufficiency
by Maynard E.
FAO says Africa Drought Relief Should Plan for Long Term
August 17, 2011 FAO says Africa Drought Relief Should Plan for Long Term Steve Baragona The response to the drought and hunger crisis in the Horn of Africa should include steps to prevent the humanitarian disaster from happening again.
Darfur: UN begins campaign to distribute livestock vaccines
Enough vaccines to immunize 1.2 million animals – including cattle, sheep, goats, donkeys and camels – will be handed out in Darfur's three states over the next two months, thanks to the efforts of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).

Suggested Web Resources

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations: essential documents, statistics, maps and multimedia resources.
FAO: Statistics
AQUASTAT is FAO's global information system of water and agriculture developed by the Land and Water Development Division of FAO.
FAO Fisheries & Aquaculture - Home
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Food and Agriculture Organization - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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