31 January 2015, Addis Ababa - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met with the President of the Republic of Malawi, Arthur Peter Mutharika, on the sidelines of the African Union summit
The Director-general expressed his sympathy with the government and population of Malawi which is affected by serious floods. Some 170,000 people have fallen victim to this natural disaster and FAO has been supporting the country in this emergency
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
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
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.
Heads of state and of government meeting in the Ethiopian capital were expected to discuss the