26 February 2014, Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met with the Undersecretary for Agriculture of Oman’s Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries Ahmed bin Nasser AlBakry at FAO headquarters today.
Graziano da Silva congratulated the Undersecretary on his recent appointment and expressed his gratitude for the warm welcome received during his recent visit to Oman.
He noted the great potential that he observed in the fisheries and aquaculture
25 February 2014, Paris/Rome – Increased collaboration between countries is key to promoting food security in the Mediterranean, FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva said today.
Speaking at a side event on food security and agricultural development in the Mediterranean at the Salon International de l’Agriculture in Paris, the Director-General underlined that improved cooperation and political dialogue was essential to fight hunger across the entire region.
He also stressed
25 February 2014, Rome- FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva thanked The Netherlands’ Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Lilianne Ploumen for the country’s long-standing financial and intellectual contributions and support to the Organization’s work as the two leaders met for the first time at FAO headquarters today.
Graziano da Silva thanked Minister Ploumen for the flexibility of the contributions by the Government of the Netherlands, as the country
24 February 2014, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva thanked Iraq’s Minister of Agriculture, His Excellency Ezz Eddin Abdullah Hussain Al Dawlah, for the country’s long-standing cooperation and support to FAO, as they met on the sidelines of the 32nd Regional Conference for the Near East (NERC) at FAO headquarters today.
The Minister reported on the good start of the NERC-32 and congratulated the Director-General for the numerous
Rome, 21 février 2014— Le Directeur général de la FAO, M. José Graziano da Silva, a rencontré Mme. Marie-Noelle Koyara, Ministre d’Etat en charge du Développement rural de la République centrafricaine, au siège de l’Organisation.
L’entretien a porté sur la situation d’urgence en République centrafricaine. La FAO a lancé un « Plan de réponse stratégique », pour la période 2014-15, en vue d’aider le gouvernement centrafricain à faire face à la crise