13 June 2014, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met today with Deputy Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan, Rauf Hajiyev, to discuss ways to further develop cooperation, in particular, in the fisheries and aquaculture sector.
Director-General highly commended the dynamic of cooperation with Azerbaijan after the regional conference in Baku and particularly in the fisheries and aquaculture sector.
He noted with satisfaction the country’s new membership
A high-level, global intergovernmental meeting, ICN2 is scheduled to take place in Rome on 19-21 November 2014.
June 12, 2014, Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva, today met ActionAid International Chief Executive Director, Adriano Campolina, to discuss potential areas of cooperation, including the promotion of family farming and the development of sustainable agriculture.
Campolina welcomed what he described as the FAO Director-General’s innovative approach of opening to non-governmental actors and welcomed FAO’s Strategy for Partnerships with Civil Society Organizations. “We do
12 June 2014 Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva was honored for his achievements and outstanding commitment in the fight against hunger, by the Italian "A Life for Faith Foundation".
The ‘A Life for Faith’ award, now in its second edition, honors the memory of Italian journalist Giuseppe De Carli, renowned Chief Editor of Vatican coverage by national broadcaster RAI. The annual award goes to personalities who have dedicated
Roma, 11 de junho de 2014 – O Diretor-Geral da FAO, José Graziano da Silva, e o Ministro da Pesca e Aquicultura do Brasil, Eduardo Bendito Lopes, assinaram na tarde de hoje (11), em Roma, uma carta de intenções que estabelece parceria com países africanos nos setores da pesca e da aquicultura.
De acordo com o documento, a FAO e o Brasil planejam desenvolver ações de cooperação técnica e ajudar