Minister Berthé stressed the importance of targeting assistance
He told a special joint meeting of the UN Economic and Social Council and the Economic and Financial Committee of the General Assembly in New York:
"We are approaching 2015, the deadline for the Millennium
Over the past several years, the UN food agencies’ country teams have collaborated effectively to help
13 February 2013, Rome - A global multi-stakeholder consultation to discuss the world development agenda beyond 2015 has called for food security and nutrition to be the central element in future development efforts. New development objectives should be established for the entire global community.
The one-day consultation on Hunger, Food Security and Nutrition in the Post-2015 Development Agenda stressed that food security and nutrition represent the cornerstone for
12 February 2013, Rome, Italy - A group of German Parliamentarians met with Graziano da Silva on Monday to discuss hunger eradication, food security, sustainable agriculture and the importance of smallholders. The Parliamentarians and the Director-General emphasized that smallholders are key to ending hunger and ensuring sustainable food production and agreed on the need to strengthen partnerships to promote food security. The Director-General thanked Germany for its strong support