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  1. To meet the Sustainable Development Goals, the world needs to move faster from a crisis-led response to a proactive approach that reduces impacts, builds resilience and allows people to cope with drought. The tools, systems and techniques are already available. FAO supports countries to increase...
  2. Achieving food security for all is at the heart of FAO's efforts - to make sure people have regular access to enough high-quality food to lead active,healthy lives. Our three main goals are: the eradication of hunger, food insecurity and malnutrition; the elimination of poverty and the driving...
  3. Our work on sustainable agriculture provides analysis and policy insights on how natural resource management can result in enhanced food security, poverty alleviation, and sustainable development. Research and field work seek to improve knowledge and understanding of how best to integrate...
  4. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development,adopted by all United Nations Member States in 2015, provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future. At its heart are the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which are an urgent call for...
  5. 2021-01-01 Many people live in rural areas in tropical regions. Rural development is not merely a contribution to the growth of individual countries. It can be a way to reduce poverty and to increase access to water, health care, and education. Sustainable rural development can also help stop deforestation...
  6. 2004-01-01 *Available in Spanish Only The play. It begins with a brief overview of the different types of energy, their role in world development, the interrelationship between energy, the environment, pollution and rural development. He continues by pointing out in detail the possibilities posed by...
  7. 1990-01-01 *Disponible solo en español This volume is part of a series of publications that the Regional Project for Overcoming Poverty, in its capacity as Technical Secretariat of the I and II regional conferences on poverty, has been preparing since 1988. About the II Conference, in particular, three...