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Syrian Arab Republic | 2 July 2018
UN's FAO trains Syrian refugees to find work in agriculture sector in Turkey

Faced with the problem of an influx of Syrian refugees in Turkey needing work, and at the same time a lack of skilled agricultural workers, FAO stepped in to train the refugees. It means brighter futu...

Syrian Arab Republic | 18 May 2018
UN official: Time to rebuild Syria’s ‘resilient’ agriculture sector

Syria’s farming has been remarkably resilient after more than six years of civil war, but it is now time to help rebuild the country’s agricultural sector, a senior UN official has told EURACTIV. “...

Syrian Arab Republic | 25 April 2018
Farming should be at heart of Syria reconstruction

International efforts to rebuild Syria once the civil war is over should center on agriculture to kick-start the economy and quickly improve the livelihoods of the people, a high-level U.N. official s...

Syrian Arab Republic | 18 October 2017
Syrian agriculture needs transformation rather than rebuilding

Syrian agriculture, which has been severely damaged throughout the course of the armed conflict in the country, should be fully transformed, rather than just restored, Jose Graziano da Silva, the dire...

Syrian Arab Republic | 4 April 2017
Syria: Agriculture should be kick-started now despite huge destruction – UN report

With six years of conflict in Syria causing more than $16 billion of lost crop and livestock production and destroyed farming assets, a United Nations report published today stressed the need to reboo...

Syrian Arab Republic | 30 January 2013
Syria conflict sends agriculture into shambles

Almost two years of civil war has devastated Syria’s once growing agricultural sector and rapidly created a food security crisis for its population of more than 22 million people, a United Nations mis...

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