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José Graziano da Silva visitó Argentina, Brasil, El Salvador y Nicaragua.

Santiago de Chile, 28 de agosto- El Director General de la FAO, José Graziano da Silva destacó los enormes avances que ha hecho América Latina y el Caribe en su lucha contra el hambre y el potencial de la cooperación Sur-Sur tras conocer en el terreno diversas iniciativas que los gobiernos de Brasil, Argentina, El Salvador y Nicaragua están desarrollando para fortalecer la seguridad alimentaria de sus poblaciones.

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Study in 8 Latin American countries explores challenges, achievements, and lessons learned

23 August 2013, Brasilia/Rome - A study undertaken by FAO in Bolivia, Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Paraguay and Peru showcases the contributions that school feeding programmes are making to strengthening children's social protection, food security and nutritional status.

The study, A Panorama of School Feeding and the Possibilities for Direct Purchases from Family Farming - Case Studies in Eight Countries (Spanish only),

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Brazil’s investments in South-South Cooperation through FAO have surpassed $36 million

16 August 2013, Brasilia/Rome - The Brazilian experience of strengthening school meal programs and their relationship with family farming will be brought to Africa. This is just one of the 17 South-South Cooperation projects that the government of Brazil and FAO are implementing together, with a total investment surpasssing $36 million.

During his visit to Brazil last week, FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva signed the project "Strengthening School

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FAO Director-General co-chairs the second Sub-Saharan and Argentinean Agriculture Ministers Meeting

20 August 2013, Buenos Aires/Rome - FAO Director General José Graziano da Silva highlighted the potential of South-South Cooperation and reiterated FAO's commitment "to strengthen and channel exchanges between Latin America and Sub-Saharan Africa with the aim to adopt, adapt and broaden best practices that promote agricultural development."

Graziano da Silva's comments came during the second Sub-Saharan and Argentinean Agriculture Ministers Meeting in Buenos Aires (20-23 August),

Las inversiones brasileñas en cooperación Sur-Sur a través de la FAO ya superan los $ 36 millones de dólares

Brasilia, Brasil, 16 de agosto de 2013 - La experiencia brasileña de fortalecimiento de los programas de alimentación escolar y su relación con la agricultura familiar será llevada a África. Esta es otra de las acciones de Cooperación Sur-Sur que Brasil y la FAO llevan a cabo, que ya incluyen 17 proyectos, con un valor superior a los $ 36 millones de dólares.

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