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Cioloş expresses full support for transformational changes within FAO

3 April 2014, Bucharest, Romania – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met the European Union Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Dacian Cioloş, today on the side-lines of FAO’s 29th Regional Conference for Europe. The conference is a meeting of the Organization’s regional governing body for Europe and Central Asia.

While discussing opportunities for enhanced collaboration in the region, Cioloş expressed full support for the ongoing transformational

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Graziano da Silva and Olivero meet on the margins of the 29th FAO Regional Conference for Europe

3 April 2014, Bucharest, Romania – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva and Andrea Olivero, Vice Minister for Agriculture, Food and Forestry Policies of Italy, agreed to work together in the course of preparation for EXPO 2015 in Milan, particularly in attracting the private sector to the event.

The meeting took place on the margins of the 29th FAO Regional Conference for Europe, which is the Organization’s regional governing body

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FAO and Bulgaria agree to expand cooperation in framework of European Commission programme

3 April 2014, Bucharest, Romania – In the course of a meeting between FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva and Bulgaria’s Minister for Agriculture and Food Dimitar Grekov, it was agreed to expand cooperation between Bulgaria and FAO – particularly in the course of implementing the 2014-2020 National Development Strategy in the framework of an European Commission programme for agriculture and rural development.    

At the meeting, the Minister highlighted

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Cyprus ready to share its experience in water management and irrigation

3 April 2014, Bucharest, Romania – At a meeting with FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva, Cyprus Minister of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment Nicos Kouyialis expressed deep gratitude for support FAO provided to Cyprus in the area of irrigation and water management.

"From this point forward -he said- Cyprus is ready to share with other countries the experience gained in the course of programme implementation."

The meeting was conducted on

FAO and Turkmenistan agree to strengthen cooperation

3 April 2014, Bucharest, Romania – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met today with Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Agriculture of Turkmenistan, Allanur Altyev, on the margins of the 29th FAO Regional Conference for Europe, which is the Organization’s governing body for the Europe and Central Asia region.

Altyev reported Graizano da Silva on Turkmenistan’s national priorities in agriculture and both discussed ways of strengthening cooperation in areas