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In a final report, the 32nd FAO regional conference for the Near East and North Africa endorsed three key proposals tabled during
28 February 2014, Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met with Qatar’s Minister of Environment Ahmad bin Amer Al-Hemaidi, at FAO headquarters today.
The State of Qatar has already achieved most of the MDGs before its target date of 2015.
This includes improvements towards the eradication of poverty and hunger, universal primary education, gender equality in education, reduction of child and maternal mortality, combating AIDS, malaria and other diseases,
Opening the two-day ministerial segment of FAO’s Regional Conference for the Near East,
27 February 2014, Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met with Tunisia’s Minister for Agriculture Lassad Lachâal, at FAO headquarters today.
Graziano da Silva and the newly appointed minister reviewed the longstanding cooperation between FAO and Tunisia and discussed the Country Programming Framework signed in 2013.
“I was very pleased to see the rich discussions and many proposals for initiatives at the conference,” Minister Lachâal said referring to the
27 February 2014, Rome – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva met with the Chairman and Director General of Kuwait’s Public Authority for Agriculture and Fish Resources Jasem Mohammad Habib Al-Bader at FAO headquarters today.
The Chairman expressed his satisfaction with the ongoing debates at the Near East Regional Conference and with the regional initiatives discussed during the same.
He highlighted the importance of the event within the renewed FAO and its