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A CLOSING NEWS CONFERENCE IS OPEN TO ALL: Friday, 1 November – Novotel Siam Hotel – Noon, Library Room Floor B1 Asia-Pacific’s coconut trees are...
Bangkok, Thailand, 30 Oct 2013
FAO’s Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific in collaboration with the Asian Institute of Technology and other partners launched the Save Food Asia-Pacific...
Bangkok, Thailand, 29 Aug 2013
Denouncing the huge amount of food that goes to waste, FAO Assistant Director-General and Regional Representative for Asia and the Pacific, Hiroyuki Konuma, today...
Bangkok, Thailand, 27 Aug 2013
FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific joins hands with the Department of Livestock Development (DLD), Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, the Dairy...
Bangkok, Thailand, 28 May 2013
As a response to a request from the countries in Asia and the Pacific, and to meet the growing demands for rice, FAO set...
Bangkok, Thailand, 10 May 2013
The promotion of underutilized indigenous food crops such as Sago palm, which has a high starch yield potential and grows in swamps and wetlands...
Bangkok, Thailand, 22 Mar 2013
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations announced today that earlier this week it designated the Harbin Veterinary Research Institute (HVRI), in...
Bangkok, Thailand, 07 Mar 2013
FAO and TABLE FOR TWO (TFT) International today announced the signing of a 3-year agreement aimed at jointly improving nutrition in Asia while reducing...
Bangkok, Thailand, 30 Jan 2013
Ensuring adequate, safe and nutritious food for all is a high priority and long-standing goal of ASEAN and FAO. This goal aims to contribute...
Bangkok, Thailand, 29 Jan 2013
FAO and P.N. Agricultural Science Foundation of Bangalore, India today opened a regional workshop to strengthen urban and peri-urban agriculture (UPA) in Asia. Some...
Bangkok, Thailand, 28 Jan 2013