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3 July 2014, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met today with the EU Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs, at the Organization’s headquarters in Rome.
They discussed the fruitful cooperation involving FAO and the EU on a number of crucial issues for food security and nutrition. “National governments need to develop a global vision of agriculture and give it the importance it deserves, empowering its agriculture ministers in
2 July 2014, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met today with Hilal Elver, the newly appointed Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food of the UN Office of the High Commissioner on Human Rights (OHCHR) and agreed to work together on their complementary mandates.
1 July 2014, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met today with Takehiko Nakao, the President of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), to discuss ways to promote agricultural investment for food security and good nutrition, as well as explore ways to step up the existing successful collaboration between the two institutions.
“The ADB has collaborated with FAO since its establishment in 1966 at a moment of growing population
12 juin 2014, Rome-- M. José Graziano da Silva, Directeur général de la FAO, s’est entretenu aujourd’hui avec M. Bokary Treta, Ministre malien du Développement rural, en marge de la 31ème session du Comité des pêches de la FAO (COFI) qui se tient cette semaine au siège de l’Organisation.
M.Graziano da Silva a salué les efforts du gouvernement malien pour renforcer le développement des secteurs de l’agriculture et des pêches.
27 June 2014, Malabo, Equatorial Guinea - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met with Denis Sassou Ngesso, President of the Republic of Congo, during the African Union summit in Malabo.
The President congratulated the Director-General for the prompt implementation of the Africa Solidarity Trust Fund, which was established during the Africa Regional Conference in Brazzaville in April 2012.
“In the last two years the fund was established, six projects