Tag Archives: FAO

#FacesOfTheForest Photo Contest

Take part in the first edition of the #FacesOfTheForest Contest as part of the events organized and communicated by the network of Forest Communicators in the Mediterranean Region and Near East (FCNMedNE) ,The theme selected by the Collaborative Partnership on Forests for the 2015 International Day of Forests is “Forests | Climate | Change. Climate change being one of the …

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Climate Change Adaptation: Quinoa to make a grand entry to Lebanon’s agriculture calendar

The U.N.’s Food and Agriculture Organization is looking to introduce the nutritious cereal crop quinoa to Lebanon’s agricultural calendar, the organization said in a statement issued this week. Although it’s imported and rather expensive, several Lebanese restaurants have started to introduce quinoa into their menus, and the South American cereal has become an essential component of every salad bar. Some …

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