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FAO Director-General says Zero Hunger must be foundation of our post-2015 world

20 November 2014, Rome - The vision of a world where everyone has enough to eat and has access to healthy diets must be at the heart of new global targets on sustainable development, FAO Director-General, José Graziano da Silva, said today at the inauguration of an installation which will represent the United Nations at the Expo Milano 2015 universal trade exhibition.

The installation, a giant blue spoon, was

“Nutrition is the key” - Akinwunni Ayo Adesina

20 November 2014, Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met with Nigeria’s Minister for Agriculture and Rural Development, His Excellency Akinwunni Ayo Adesina, who is in Rome to attend the Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2) taking place this week.

The ICN2 is an inclusive inter-governmental meeting on nutrition jointly organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO).

“The world

“Better nutrition, better lives.” - Charles McClain

20 November 2014, Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met with Charles McClain, Liberia’s Deputy Minister of Planning & Development for the Ministry for Agriculture. The Minister is in Rome to attend the Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2) taking place this week.

The ICN2 is an inclusive inter-governmental meeting on nutrition jointly organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Health

“Nutrition is an essential part of human development.” – H. E. Rajata Rajatanavin

20 November 2014, Rome -- FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met with Thailand’s Minister for Public Health, H. E. Rajata Rajatanavin, who is in Rome to attend the Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2) taking place this week.

The ICN2 is an inclusive inter-governmental meeting on nutrition jointly organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO).

“Throughout a lifetime, nourishment is

“Nutrition is the basis of life” - H.E. Christian Schmidt

20 November 2014, Rome – – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met with Germany’s Federal Minister for Food and Agriculture, His Excellency Christian Schmidt,who is in Rome to attend the Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2) taking place this week.

The ICN2 is an inclusive inter-governmental meeting on nutrition jointly organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO).

Nutrition was a