Daily Archives: January 26, 2016

IOM Provides Cash Aid to Flood-Displaced Households in Malawi

IOM Malawi, with funding from the European Commission’s Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection Department (ECHO), is distributing cash grants this week to complement Malawi Government efforts to support families affected by the 2015 floods. read more

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La commission du commerce international soutient un plan d’urgence pour importer 70 000 tonnes d’huile d’olive tunisienne hors taxes

Un plan d’urgence pour importer 70 000 tonnes d’huile d’olive de Tunisie en franchise de droits, dans le but d’aider l’économie tunisienne, particulièrement touchée par des attentats terroristes en 2015, a été soutenu en commission du commerce international lundi. Pour répondre aux craintes des producteurs européens d’huile d’olive, les députés ont cependant introduit un amendement autorisant à revoir la mesure et à la rectifier à mi-parcours si elle devait nuire à l’économie européenne. read more

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UN must act on call for South Sudan arms embargo

The UN Security Council must act immediately on the recommendations of its own Panel of Experts and enforce a comprehensive arms embargo to halt the flow of weapons into South Sudan, said Amnesty International today. read more

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South Africa: 10% drop in agricultural production, DA Western Cape wants help for farms hurt by fires

by Beverley Schäfer, MPP read more

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Making agricultural biotechnologies work for small-holder farmers

International symposium at FAO: 15-17 February 2016 read more

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Les biotechnologies agricoles au service des petits exploitants

Colloque international à la FAO du 15 au 17 février 2016 read more

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