30 September 2016, Rome- FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met Joseph Sam Sesay, Chairperson of COAG and Special Adviser to the President of the Republic Sierra Leone, for talks that focused on main outcomes at FAO's Committee on Agriculture which took place this week in Rome.
Watch his remarks following the meeting:
Roma, 29 de septiembre de 2016 - El Ministro de Desarrollo Rural y Tierras de Bolivia, César Cocarico, destacó hoy en la FAO el “potencial desconocido” de los camélidos - llamas, alpacas, vicuñas, guanacos, dromedarios y camellos domésticos y silvestres - para la seguridad alimentaria y nutricional y para el desarrollo de las sociedades rurales.
Durante una reunión con el Director General de la FAO, José Graziano da Silva, Cocarico
28 October 2016, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met Dejan Židan, Slovenia's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Agriculture, Forestry and Food, who was in Rome to attend the biannual meeting of FAO's Committee on Agriculture.
28 September 2016, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met Cabo Verde's Minister for Agriculture and the Environment, Gilberto Correia e Silva, for talks that focused on bilateral cooperation for sustainable development and challenges and emerging issues in agriculture, forestry and fisheries for Small Island Developing States (SIDS).
Watch the Minister's remarks following the meeting at FAO headquarters:
26 September 2016, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met Joachim von Braun, Director of University of Bonn's Center for Development Research, in Rome to attend the opening of the 25th Session of FAO's Committee on Agriculture (COAG 25) as a keynote speaker.
Von Braun underscored the need for scientific innovation in agriculture to go hand-in-hand with policy reform.
"Agriculture and food systems are transforming, and that