In ballot by FAO member countries today, Graziano da Silva received a total of 177 out of 182 votes cast.
Addressing the plenary after his
President Sergio Mattarella of Italy, FAO's host country, opened the proceedings with a speech describing the right to food as a core component of the
6 June 2015, Rome - The African Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) and FAO are deepening their ties with an eye to bolstering national capacities to cope with climate change, enhance food security and support sustainable food production.
A Memorandum of Understanding, signed here today by Patrick Ignatius Gomes, Secretary General of the ACP Group, and FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva, is geared in particular towards supporting the
6 juin 2015, Rome - Le Directeur général de la FAO, José Graziano da Silva, s’est entretenu aujourd’hui avec M. Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, Président de la République du Mali, en marge de la 39ème session de la Conférence de la FAO, qui se tient du 6 au 13 juin au siège de l’Organisation, à Rome.
M. Graziano da Silva a exprimé sa satisfaction au gouvernement malien pour avoir atteint la
6 June 2015, Rome - An agreement signed today between the Government of Fiji and FAO upgrades the Organization’s Representation in the Republic of Fiji and will serve to strengthen joint efforts to enhance food security and to tackle climate change.
“This agreement means a lot to Fiji,” said Fiji’s Prime Minister, Commodore Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama. “We are very excited about the FAO move, not only to the region, but