15 September 2015, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met with UNDP Administrator Helen Clark at FAO's Rome headquarters. Their discussion focused on the need to support people in building resilience, in particular in the face of protracted crises.
“The FAO Director-General and I had an interesting conversation on the work that development agencies like FAO like UNDP need to be doing to support people through protracted
15 de septiembre de 2015, Roma – La FAO refuerza su colaboración con la Xunta de Galicia, el gobierno de una de las regiones españolas con mayor tradición ganadera, agrícola y pesquera.
Un acuerdo firmado hoy por el Director General de la FAO, José Graziano da Silva, y el Presidente de la Xunta de Galicia, Alberto Nuñez Feijóo, intensifica la cooperación iniciada en 2007 para el fortalecimiento de la agricultura, la
10 September, Mbabane - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva and the Swaziland Minister for Agriculture, Honourable Moses Vilakati launched four projects aimed at improving the agriculture sector.
The projects will support household climate-smart, market-led fruit and vegetable production as well as improve nutrition and household food security using the farmer field school approach.
Another will focus on commercialisation of sweet potatoes and the final one will help the Swaziland government
9 September 2015, Mbabane - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met Her Majesty Queen Indlovukazi Ntombi of the Kingdom of Swaziland, in Mbabane where he is currently on mission at the invitation of King Mswati III.
The Queen Mother who is championing food security and nutrition in her country mentioned several issues challenging Africa and other parts of the world including climate change and malnutrition.
In her talks with
8 September 2015, Mbabane - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva has kicked off an official two day visit to the Kindgom of Swaziland in a series of high level discussions on increasing equitable economic national growth in the southern African nation.
In a meeting with Prime Minister Barnabas Sibusiso Dlamini, Graziano da Silva affirmed FAO's commitment to intensifying its support to the country, particularly with regards to enhancing the