2 December, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva lauded the People's Republic of China (PRC) for halving the proportion of its undernourished population at a ceremony today celebrating the 40 years of collaboration with the UN's lead agency on food security and sustainable agriculture.
He also thanked China - one of the countries that founded FAO - for sharing its successes and expertise to tackle food insecurity
2 December 2013, Rome, Italy - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met with Togo Minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries,Ouro-Koura Agadazi today.
During the meeting at FAO’s Rome headquarters, Director-General thanked the Minister for the warm welcome received during his recent visit to Togo in November 2013, where he held meetings with the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Livestock and the Minister for Environment and Forest Resources. During his
Speaking at the Conference "Family farming: a dialogue towards more sustainable and resilient farming in Europe and the world", Graziano da Silva said in Brussels that "Europe has a rich tradition in family
In both developed and developing countries, over 500 million family farms, defined as farms that rely primarily on family members for labour and management, produce the food that feeds billions of
18 November 2013, Rome, Italy - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met with First Lady of the Republic of Mozambique Maria Da Luz Dai Guebuza in Rome on Friday to discuss national and regional food security issues.
During the meeting at FAO’s Rome headquarters, the Director-General called for Mozambique’s support for food security efforts in African Portuguese-Speaking Countries (PALOP), where FAO is already providing a regional Technical Cooperation Programme.