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26 August 2016, Nairobi – Graziano da Silva paid a courtesy visit on Willy Bett, Cabinet Secretary for agriculture of Kenya at the sidelines of the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD-VI, 27-28 August, Nairobi).
 
The Director-General and the Cabinet Secretary together with the Senior team of the Kenyan Ministry for Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries exchanged views on the longstanding support provided to the Kenyan government by FAO in policy
JICA President and FAO-Director General meet at Nairobi conference

26 August 2016, Nairobi - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met today with Mr Shinichi Kitaoka, President of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), in talks on the sidelines of a high-level development conference taking place in the Kenyan capital.

Speaking together during the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD-VI, 27-28 August) the Director-General and the President discussed the longstanding collaboration between JICA and FAO in areas

Joining forces for rice development and nutrition in Africa

26 August 2016, Nairobi - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met with Japan's Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, His Excellency Mr Katsuo Yakura, today on the sidelines of the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI) that is being held in Nairobi, Kenya from 27 to 28 August 2016.

The Director-General congratulated the Vice Minister for his recent appointment and renewed FAO’s commitment to working

The Director-General thanks staff returning from South Sudan staff at headquarters and underlines appreciation for their work and support

26 July 2016, Rome - In a meeting to thank staff for their efforts and to reiterate his appreciation of their support to the programme in South Sudan, this afternoon the Director-General received staff working in the country at headquarters.

Cecilia Bonacchi, Emergency Preparedness and Response Consultant, Procurement Associate Martina Cardillo, and Rados Cvetic, Operations Officer, Head of Operations a.i. FAO South Sudan (CSAP), were thanked individually as the Director-General

El Director General de la FAO se reúne con el Presidente del Instituto Forestal (INFONA)

Roma, 20 de junio de 2016 - El Director General de la FAO, José Graziano da Silva, se reunió hoy con el Presidente del Instituto Forestal de Paraguay (INFONA), Víctor Yambay Petit, con quien conversó sobre el apoyo de la FAO a través de ONU REDD+ en la elaboración de un inventario forestal nacional y un sistema nacional de monitoreo que se ha completado utilizando tecnología de Google

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