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West Bank farmers sell olive oil to United Nations World Food Program

to sell their olive oil due to Israeli measures have found a new buyer - the United Nations World Food ... their olive oil due to Israeli measures have found a new buyer - the United Nations World Food Program (WFP).    Last month, the UN body used $1 million, donated by the United States Agency for International ...

15/08/2010 - 11:42 - comment 0

Helping nations to grow crops will reduce hunger

is to help poor nations grow more food, United States agriculture secretary Tom Vilsack said before a global ... The surest way to reduce world hunger is to help poor nations grow more food, United States agriculture ... nations grow more food, US agriculture secretary said before a global meeting that will discuss food ...

19/06/2011 - 09:40 - comment 0

Yemen and FAO Agreements to Finance Agriculture Projects

signed Sunday an agreement with the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Yemen’s The Yemeni ministry of agriculture and irrigation signed Sunday an agreement with the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Yemen’s official news agency (Saba) reported.  According this agreement, ...

19/05/2010 - 10:04 - comment 0

DuPont-sponsored 2014 Global Food Security Index Adds United Arab Emirates on the list

especially in developing nations, will present additional challenges to food security.  DuPont and the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) recently released the  2014 Global Food Security Index . The Index measures 109 countries -- Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) added this year, against 28 food ...

Press Release - 15/09/2014 - 05:30 - comment 0

Food for thought: Lack of suitable land for farming hitting GCC agriculture industry hard

While food imports are high in GCC states, agriculture ... Intelligence Unit predicts food imports to the GCC alone will be worth $53.1 billion by 2020, more than double ... for having energy resources in ample supply, but when it comes to food the picture is quite the opposite. ...

22/04/2014 - 14:35 - comment 0

Dubai Humanitarian City and United Nations join forces

Bin Suloom has announced that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) component of the United Nations ... of the United Nations Humanitarian Response Network (UNHRN) is to be hosted by the DHC.    UNHRN ... emergencies.     As a strategy of the UN World Food Program, the UNHRN already includes units in the UN ...

15/08/2010 - 12:22 - comment 0

World Food Day: Lebanon's President calls for agriculture booat

is necessary to not ignore agriculture, a key component to boosting food security and allowing citizens ... at a joint FAO-Agriculture Ministry event to commemorate World Food Day, added that the government should ... to grow exponentially in the coming years. United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon Derek ...

16/10/2012 - 10:10 - comment 0

Iraq urges UN to resume agricultural aid amid drought

Iraqi Agriculture Minister Abdel Ilah Hamid Saleh has called on the United Nations to resume the sending ... Iraqi calls on the United Nations to resume ... is allowed to sell oil to buy food under a six-month renewable programme.    © Agence France ...

16/08/2010 - 00:05 - comment 0

Islamic State seizes control of Iraq's oil, wheat

silos in five of Iraq's most fertile provinces, where the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) ... in five of Iraq's most fertile provinces, where the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) says 40 ... "Now is the worst time for food insecurity," said Fadel al-Zubi, the UN Food and Agriculture ...

14/08/2014 - 07:04 - comment 0

Riyadh Exhibitions Company appoints J.P.Wright to promote Saudi Agriculture, Saudi Agro-Food, Saudi Build & Saudi Stone in USA

Saudi imports USD 721 million worth of agricultural ... announced that it has recently signed an agency agreement appointing J.P.Wright to represent REC in the United States and promote various trade exhibitions and conferences organised by REC. The US has been ...

16/05/2010 - 16:59 - comment 0