20 June 2013, Rome –José Graziano da Silva met yesterday with Afonso Pedro Canga, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of Angola, and Victoria Francisco Lopes Cristovao de Barros Neto, Minister for Fisheries. The Director-General congratulated the Angolan Government for its outstanding progress in fighting hunger, formally recognized at a ceremony here on Sunday.
Minister for Agriculture and Rural Development expressed his Government’s support of the Director-General’s Programme of
إستمع من هذه الوصلة على تصريح معالي الوزير
19 June 2013, Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva underlined his Organization’s “exemplary” partnership with Oman when he met here with Fuad bin Jaáfar bin Mohammed Al-Sajwani, Omani Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries.
The Omani Minister thanked FAO for its ongoing assistance in the preparation of the country’s Strategy for the Sustainable Agricultural Development and expressed his support for FAO’s efforts to boost agricultural productivity in Oman.