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"We are committed to working together to achieve greater results in South-South Cooperation," Minister Han says

14 October 2014, Rome - FAO Director-General today lauded China’s achievements in fighting hunger and malnutrition during a meeting with the country's Agriculture Minister, Han Changfu. 

China has already achieved the first Millennium Development Goal hunger target of halving the proportion its population experiencing chronic hunger between 1990 and the end of 2015.

Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang is set to deliver a speech these accomplishments and China's contribution to global

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International forum will also endorse policy recommendations on food losses and waste and sustainable fisheries and aquaculture

13 October 2014, Rome - The Committee on World Food Security, the world's foremost inclusive intergovernmental and multi-stakeholder platform for food security and nutrition, today opened its 41st session (CFS 41). The Committee is expected to adopt a set of principles for responsible investment in agriculture and food systems that have been in development for the past two years.

"Progress against hunger continues," said FAO Director-General José Graziano da

'Este resultado no es una casualidad', afirma el Viceministro de Desarrollo Social y Lucha contra el Hambre en FAO

13 de octubre 2014, Roma – El Director General de la FAO, José Graziano da Silva, ha mantenido hoy un encuentro con el Viceministro de Desarrollo Social y Lucha contra el Hambre de Brasil, Marcelo Cardona, que se encuentra en Roma para participar en el Comité de Seguridad Alimentaria (CSA) que ha comenzado hoy en la sede de la Organización.

Los excepcionales avances realizados por Brasil en la lucha contra

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FAO Director-General welcomes agreement on Declaration and Framework for Action to be adopted at Second International Conference on Nutrition

12 October 2014, Rome - Reaching an important milestone in the fight against global malnutrition, countries today agreed on policies aimed at ensuring that people around the world have access to healthier diets.

Following a series of intense negotiations representatives of FAO and World Health Organization (WHO) member countries reached consensus on a political Declaration and a voluntary

El Ministro Ortez participa como ponente en el Comité de Seguridad Alimentaria Mundial

13 de octubre de 2014, Roma - El Director General de la FAO, José Graziano da Silva, ha mantenido hoy un encuentro con el Ministro para la Agricultura y Ganadería de El Salvador, Orestes Fredesman Ortez Andrade, que participará como ponente en la sesión dedicada al Derecho a la Alimentación del Comité de Seguridad Alimentaria Mundial (CSA), que abrió hoy su 41º período de sesiones.

“El apoyo de la FAO