Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

Hiroyuki Konuma

FAO Regional Representative for Asia-Pacific

Asia and the Pacific heading to achieve MDG hunger target: remaining regional gap narrows to less than one percentage point

Bangkok, Thailand, 16 Sep 2014 – The most comprehensive survey on the state of food insecurity in the world confirms large gains have been made in combating hunger in many parts of Asia and the Pacific, the head of FAO’s Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific announced today. “Achieving the MDG hunger target is now close to hand,” said Hiroyuki Konuma, FAO Assistant Director-General and [...]

September 09, 2014
12:30 - Plaza Athénée, Bangkok, Thailand
Courtesy meeting with World Food Programme Executive Board, consists of Mr Kayoya Masuhwa, First Secretary and Alternate Permanent Representative from Zambia, Mr Lupino Lazaro, Deputy Secretary from Philippines, Mr Felipe Steiner Fraser, First Secretary and Alternate Permanent Representative from Colombia, Mr Martijn Adelaar, Second Secretary and Alternate Permanent Representative from Netherlands, Ms Natalie Brown, Deputy Chief of Mission and Deputy Permanent Representative from USA and Ms Marieta Okenková, Counsellor and Permanent Representative from Slovak Republic
September 01, 2014
10:00 - FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand
Deliver welcome remarks at the Save Food Partners Meeting
August 28, 2014
09:00 - Hotel Amora, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Deliver opening remarks at the Regional Multi-stakeholder Consultation on Regional Support to Indigenous Peoples for Livelihood and Food Security
This schedule is subject to change

Hiroyuki Konuma, a Japanese national, holds a Master of Science Degree (M.Sc.) in Agricultural Science from Tsukuba University in Japan. He has been with FAO for over 30 years. [...]

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