27 February 2014, Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met withYemen’s Minister of Agriculture and Irrigation Farid Ahmed Mogawar at FAO headquarters today.
On the sidelines of the Regional Conference for the Near East, a Special Event on Yemen was organized to draw the attention of all Members to the importance of a joint coordinated approach to support Yemeni agriculture, rural development and food security.
27 February 2014, Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met with Iran’s Minister for Jihad-e-Agriculture, Mahmoud Hojjati, at FAO headquarters today.
The two leaders discussed issues of mutual interest for FAO and the country and agreed to step up the implementation phase of a range of projects. “Iran has great expertise in many areas that it could share with the region,” said the FAO chief.
Graziano da Silva highlighted
27 February 2014, Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met with Tunisia’s Minister for Agriculture Lassad Lachâal, at FAO headquarters today.
Graziano da Silva and the newly appointed minister reviewed the longstanding cooperation between FAO and Tunisia and discussed the Country Programming Framework signed in 2013.
“I was very pleased to see the rich discussions and many proposals for initiatives at the conference,” Minister Lachâal said referring to the
27 February 2014, Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met with the Chairman and Director General of Kuwait’s Public Authority for Agriculture and Fish Resources Jasem Mohammad Habib Al-Bader at FAO headquarters today.
The Chairman expressed his satisfaction with the ongoing debates at the Near East Regional Conference and with the regional initiatives discussed during the same.
He highlighted the importance of the event within the renewed FAO and its
27 February 2014, Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met with Sudan’s Minister for Agriculture and Irrigation, Ibrahim Mahmod Hamid, at FAO headquarters today.
Graziano da Silva congratulated the Minister for his recent appointment and thanked him for the launch of the Country Programming Framework (2012 – 2016).
FAO Director-General and Minister Hamid discussed the great potential of Sudan’s agricultural sector. In that respect, Graziano da Silva highlighted the