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18 Octobre 2012, Rome. Italie - Hunger has no political or social colouring and development needs to reach all people, said the Maronite Patriarch, His Beatitude Mar Bechara Boutros Rai, in a meeting today with FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva in Rome.
The Maronite Patriarch was answering a call made by Graziano da Silva to join the Zero Hunger Challenge, launched by the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the Rio+20
Cofinancé par le gouvernement allemand et la Communauté économique des 15 Etats d'Afrique de l'Ouest (CEDEAO), ce projet, d'une durée de vie de trois ans, aidera la CEDEAO et ses membres à œuvrer en vue
18 October 2012, Rome, Italy - The Archbishop of Constantinople-New Rome and Ecumenical Patriarci his message to FAO Director-General Graziano da Silva praised the theme of this year’s World Food Week “Sustainable Peace for a Sustainable Future”.
His All Holiness, Bartholomew, underlined the moral imperative of overcoming world hunger, especially in the Horn of Africa and the Sahel.
The Archbishop emphasized our ethical responsibility to adopt simpler and more
17 octobre 2012, Rome - FAO will provide Sierra Leone with technical assistance to improve the country's capacity to anticipate, plan for and respond to food security and nutrition threats under a two-year project signed here today.
The project will focus on development of information network systems and human resources to facilitate food security planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation.
FAO's contribution will include the establishment of
17 Octobre 2012, Rome - Brazil and FAO signed a new South-South cooperation agreement today worth $20 million that aims to channel Brazilian expertise in cotton production to other developing countries.
The four year collaborative effort between FAO, the Brazilian Cotton Institute (Instituto Brasileño del Algodón, IBA) and the external cooperation wing of Brazil’s Foreign Relations Ministry (Agencia Brasileña de Cooperación, MRE) will target participating countries with technical