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Graziano da Silva félicite le Mali pour son progrès dans la sécurité alimentaire

Bamako, 31 Mars 2015 - Le Directeur général de la FAO, José Graziano da Silva, s’est entretenu avec le Président de la République du Mali, Ibrahim Boubakar Keita, en marge de sa visite officielle au pays africain.

Le Directeur général a tenu à rendre visite à un pays avec lequel la FAO entretient une longue coopération, renforcée durant les périodes de crises lorsque la FAO a toujours été aux côtés du peuple

Talks with FAO Director General focus on joint efforts in Madagascar

25 March 2015, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met with Madagascar’s Minister for Livestock, Anthèlme Ramparany, to discuss the progress in halting the locust plague that since 2012 has spread across Madagascar threatening the country’s main staple food crops and pasture areas.

“We reviewed our ongoing collaboration with FAO, the European Union and the

Director-General spoke before FAO’s executive council as a candidate for re-election

25 March 2015, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today expressed confidence that “significant  progress against hunger, food insecurity and malnutrition,” will be achieved in the next four years. He made the statement while addressing the Organization’s executive council as the only FAO Director-General election candidate for the term 2015-2019.

“For that (progress) to happen, we should continue to connect political commitment, increase investments, implement sound and inter-linked

Talks with Graziano da Silva center on building resilience of local rural households

24 March 2015, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met with Sierra Leone Agriculture Minister, Joseph Sam Sesay, to discuss progress on the ebola situation, which deeply affected food security in the country.

The outbreak of the Ebola virus disease in May 2014 severely affected Sierra Leone and the neighboring countries Guinea and Liberia, resulting resulting in thousands of deaths and adversely impacting agriculture and food security. 

The outbreak

El Director General se reúne con el Secretario General Adjunto de Naciones Unidas y Coordinador para la Respuesta contra el Cólera en Haití

24 de marzo de 2014, Roma - El Director General de la FAO, José Graziano da Silva, se ha reunido hoy con el Secretario General Adjunto de Naciones Unidas y Coordinador para la Respuesta contra el Cólera en Haití, Pedro Medrano, en la sede de la Organización en Roma.

Ambos han repasado los esfuerzos de respuesta a la epidemia de cólera asola Haití desde 2010 y han reiterado la necesidad

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