6 March 2014, Rome – FAO and the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP) have joined forces towards the establishment of a Hunger Free Community of Portuguese Language Countries.
FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva and the Executive Secretary of the CPLP, Murade Isaac Miguigy Murargy, signed a Technical Cooperation Programme, uniting FAO and the CPLP today.
With a total allocated contribution of $500,000 USD,
5 March 2014, Budapest – Director-General of FAO Jose’ Graziano da Silva met today with Cyprus Minister of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment, Kouyialis Nicos.
The encounter took place on the margins of the Global Forum and Expo on Family Farming (Budapest, 4-6 March 2014).
The Director-General and the Minister discussed ways of enhancing the mutually beneficial cooperation between FAO and the Government of Cyprus. The experience and technical expertise of
5 March 2014, Budapest – The Director-General of FAO, Jose’ Graziano da Silva, met today with Ms Magdalena Lacko-Bartosova, State Secretary with the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of the Slovak Republic.
The meeting took place on the occasion of the Global Forum and Expo on Family Farming (Budapest, 4-6 March 2014).
Discussion focused on the importance of FAO’s relationship with Slovakia, and in particular on participation in the forthcoming
4 March 2014, Budapest – On the eve of the Global Forum and Expo on Family Farming, taking place this week in Budapest, FAO Director-General Jose’ Graziano da Silva met with Hungary’s Minister for Rural Development Sandor Fazekas.
Graziano da Silva expressed gratitude for the firm support of the Government of Hungary in organizing in partnership with FAO the first-ever global forum on family farming. The Global Forum and Expo
Ban said the International Year of Family Farming being celebrated in 2014 called “for commitments” in a message relayed by Graziano da Silva to the Global Forum and Expo on