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FAO Director-General meets President Kikwete

31 January 2015, Addis Ababa - Jose Graziano da Silva, Director-General of FAO, thanked President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete of Tanzania for the great interest the East African country showed in the ICN2 conference, where Tanzania was represented by the vice president and four cabinet ministers.

Meeting President Kikwete on the sidelines of the 24th session of the assembly of the African Union in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Da Silva described Tanzania’s contribution as very

La FAO s’engage à soutenir les efforts des Malgaches à atteindre la sécurité alimentaire

31 Janvier 2015, Addis Ababa - En marge de la 24ème session de la Conférence des Chefs d'Etat et de Gouvernement de l'Union africaine, le président de la République de Madagascar Son Excellence Hery Martial Rakotoarimanana Rajaonarimampianina a reçu en audience le Directeur général de la FAO.

Moment fort des discussions: le programme de la FAO à Madagascar, y compris la lutte antiacridienne pour laquelle le chef de l'Etat malgache a salué

Continued support to eradicating hunger in Africa by 2025

31 January 2015, Addis Ababa - FAO Director-General Jose Graziano da Silva met with Rodha Peace, African Union Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Economy, to discuss the implementation phase of the Malabo Declaration that envisioned eradicating hunger in Africa by 2025.

The Commissioner praised FAO for its engagement in this process and for the guidance and leadership of Graziano da Silva in accompanying the African Union in tackling the challenge ahead.  

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Graziano da Silva lends support to AU’s Malabo pledge to end hunger in Africa by 2025
30 January 2015, Addis Ababa - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today attended an African Union (AU) summit which is set to focus on a continent-wide commitment by governments to end hunger by 2025, and also on efforts to boost the role of women in achieving prosperity in Africa.

Heads of state and of government meeting in the Ethiopian capital were expected to discuss the
Graziano da Silva agradece el apoyo del país al Plan de Seguridad Alimentaria, Nutrición y Erradicación del Hambre de la CELAC

San José Costa Rica,  27 de enero de 2015 - El Director General de la FAO, José Graziano da Silva, se reunió con el Presidente de Costa Rica, Luis Guillermo Solís, durante la celebración de la III cumbre de la Comunidad de Estados Latinoamericanos y Caribeños (CELAC) el 28 y 29 de enero.

El Director General agradeció al Presidente Solís su apoyo en la elaboración  y aprobación del Plan de