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“Healthy and productive people stem from good nutrition” – Minister Berhe

17 November 2014, Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met with Eritrea’s Minister for Agriculture, Arefaine Berhe Ghebremedhin, in Rome to attend the Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2) taking place this week.

The ICN2 is inclusive inter-governmental meeting on nutrition jointly organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO).

“The food we eat is what makes a person healthy

Presidente Humala: “La nutrición es un asunto público y de responsabilidad global”

14 de noviembre de 2014, Roma – El Presidente de Perú, Ollanta Humala, ha coincidido hoy con el Director General de la FAO en la necesidad de considerar la nutrición una cuestión de salud pública.

“La nutrición es un asunto público y de responsabilidad global”, ha afirmado el Presidente durante un encuentro en el que también ha participado la Primera Dama Nadine Heredia en su calidad de Embajadora Especial de

Former Director-General to assist in FAO’s efforts to promote food security and resilience

12 November 2014, Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today appointed Jacques Diouf as Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa and the Sahel.

In his new role, the former Director-General Jacques Diouf will focus on strengthening political commitment and advocating for the need of greater investments to improve food security and resilience in the region as well as helping to secure investments to that end.  

His appointment

FAO Director-General and Russian Deputy Foreign Minister emphasized the importance of ICN2

11 November, 2014, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met with Gennady Gatilov, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.

During the meeting, the Director General and the Deputy Minister both emphasized the role of nutrition in human development and the importance of the upcoming Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2), taking place in Rome, 19-21 November.

The Director-General thanked the Russian Government for political and financial

President of Ghana stresses the need to increase investments in agriculture

11 November 2014, Rome – Political leadership is critical in the fight against hunger, President of the Republic of Ghana John Dramani Mahama said today at FAO following a meeting with its Director-General, José Graziano da Silva.

“Food security is a challenge for many countries and once we came together as a world to set specific targets to reduce hunger and malnutrition by 2015, the political leadership of Ghana from