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FAO Regional Conference for Asia and the Pacific (APRC)

34th session - Nadi, Fiji, 9-13 April 2018

The 34th session of the Regional Conference for Asia and the Pacific is scheduled to convene in Fiji, 9-13 April 2018.

Delegates to the Conference can expect to engage with FAO on the regional priorities and initiatives and the Sustainable Development Goals that drive FAO's work.  The forthcoming biennium in the RAP Region will be given a framework by Regional Initiatives:

There will be a full schedule of presentations, discussions and activities. Some of the highlights of the Conference include a Ministerial Roundtable on Zero Hunger, a Roundtable on "Imagining future healthy and inclusive food systems in Asia and the Pacific,” an Exhibition honoring the achievements and progress of the 10 Regional Offices that marking their 40th Anniversaries, a side event on how FAO's Strategic Programme now addresses development issues using a multi-sectoral, multi-disciplinary approach to deliver value-added in FAO’s work and a field trip.

Specific messages to be delivered at APRC include:

  • The Regional State of Food and Agriculture
  • Small Island Developing States (SIDS)
  • Safe Food for Better Nutrition and Trade
  • Climate Action for Agriculture

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