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5 March 2015, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met the Secretary-General of the Community of the Portuguese-Speaking Countries (CPLP), Murade Isaac Murargy, to review the achievements and the challenges of the technical cooperation agreement signed by both organizations one year ago.
With a total allocated contribution of $500,000 USD, the agreement established a programme to support CPLP and its governments, parliaments and
27 February 2015, Nassau - Agriculture, particularly family farming, is crucial for Caribbean countries to achieve food security as they face climate change and other challenges, and can also spur their economic development by creating jobs, especially for youth, according to FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva.
In a statement to a Caribbean Community (CARICOM) heads of government summit in the Bahamas on Thursday, he stressed how over
25 février 2015, Rome – Un rapport récemment publié souligne la profondeur et l'ampleur des changements transformationnels qui ont lieu au sein de la FAO. Le rapport 2014 du Réseau de mesure des performances des organisations multilatérales (MOPAN) constate que la FAO a pris des mesures concrètes et démontré un leadership exécutif solide qui suscite une culture axée sur les résultats au niveau aussi bien de l'Organisation que de ses
Since 1990 the prevalence of undernourishment in the Caribbean fell from 27 to 20 percent, but even now more than 7.5 million people still suffer hunger while obesity is another
20 February 2015, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met Liberia’s Agriculture Minister Florence Chenoweth, to review the efforts carried out by Liberia, Sierra Leona and Guinea, the three worst-affected countries by the Ebola Virus Disease, to contain the virus and continue on the path towards improved food security and better livelihoods for their farmers.
Da Silva congratulated the Liberians on the reduction of Ebola cases and