Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

Hiroyuki Konuma

FAO Regional Representative for Asia-Pacific

Asia’s graduating scientists urged to solve problems of future food insecurity

Bangkok, Thailand, 17 Dec 2014 – Nearly 300 of Asia’s brightest, newly graduated university students and doctoral candidates could one day find the answers to feeding an ever growing world, a senior official with the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said today. Hiroyuki Konuma, FAO Assistant Director-General and Regional Representative for Asia and the Pacific made the remarks during [...]

November 04, 2014
09:30 - Chiang Mai, Thailand
Deliver welcome address at the 38th Session of the Animal Production and Health Commission for Asia and the Pacific (APHCA)
October 30, 2014
09:00 - Hotel Rama Gardens, Bangkok, Thailand
Deliver cheif guest's address at the 12th Asian Maize Conference and Expert Consultaiton on “Maize for Food, Feed, Nutrition and environmental Security”
October 20, 2014
09:30 - Government Complex, Bangkok, Thailand
Open the 2014 National World Food Day Observance
This schedule is subject to change

Dr Hiroyuki Konuma, a Japanese national, born in Tokyo, is a graduate of Meiji University (Agricultural Chemistry) and holds MSc. and PhD. in Agricultural Science from Tsukuba University in Japan. [...]

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Mr Hiroyuki Konuma visited Sri Lanka from 8 to 10 July 2014.
ADG interviewed by the Morning World Weekend