El Niño phenomenon and related disasters and impacts
The El Niño phenomenonPDF
A graphical snapshot providing information on the El Niño phenomenon.
Understanding the drought impact of El Niño on the global agricultural areas. An assessment using FAO's Agricultural Stress IndexPDF
The objective of this study is to enhance our understanding the El Niño phenomenon using FAO’s Agricultural Stress Index System (ASIS) and improve effective early warning capabilities of FAO and partners to issue and trigger timely disaster risk reduction measures. The study contributes to the...
New Canicula Index to study its impact on agriculture in the Central American Dry Corridor and its connection with El NiñoPDF
The canicula is the reduction of rainfall during the rainy season, in July and August. This study evaluates the impacts of the event on basic grains during the crop flowering and grain filling phases. This natural climatic event manifests from the south of Mexico to the Central American Dry...
2015–2016 El Niño. Early action and response for agriculture, food security and nutrition - Update 10. Working draft PDF
This report provides a global analysis of the El Niño-related disasters and their impact on agriculture, food security and nutrition. It aims to give a consolidated outlook of the situation and the early actions being taken by governments, partners and FAO in different regions and countries. The...
Studies and reports
|Kind of Activities||Understanding basic concepts|
|Collection Updated||January 2022|