14 November 2013, Rome – Director-General José Graziano da Silva and Sheikh Ali Al-Khalid Al-Sabah, Ambassador of Kuwait to Italy, have inaugurated an information stand in the central atrium at FAO headquarters to promote the 3rd Arab Africa Summit, being held in Kuwait on 9-10 November.
The stand also features information on activities of the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development, which helps Arab and other countries to develop their
14 November 2013, Rome – The United Nations and Expo 2015 signed an agreement today confirming the UN’s major support for Expo 2015, during which global attention will zero in on the challenge to eradicate hunger and poverty and on producing enough nutritious food for a world population expected to top 9 billion people by 2050.
Expo 2015’s theme, “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life”
13 November 2013, Rome - Severe nutrition problems afflict more than half the world's population and food systems will need to undergo significant changes to improve people's diets and lives, speakers told country representatives and experts as they opened a meeting organized by FAO and the World Health Organization (WHO).
The 13-15 November event is a preparatory technical meeting designed to lay the groundwork for the
“I want to express the solidarity of FAO and myself personally with the people and the Government of the Philippines,” FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva said today.
6 novembre 2013, Lomé, Togo - Le Directeur Général de la FAO, M. José Graziano da Silva, a tenu une séance de travail avec des partenaires du secteur privé au cours d’un petit déjeuner de travail.
M. Graziano da Silva a réitéré l’importance que l’institution qu’il dirige entend accorder au partenariat avec le secteur privé pour l’amélioration de la sécurité alimentaire. "Ce partenariat devrait s’appuyer sur des actions concrètes en