FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific
The Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), QU Dongyu,...
The Republic of Korea's traditional bamboo-based farming system in Damyang has been recognized as a Globally...
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused great disruptions to the agricultural economies of Southeast Asia, and...
The global pandemic caused by COVID-19 requires a greater coordinated response on many policy levels,...



Zero Hunger Initiative
FAO is calling on member countries in the Asia-Pacific region to step forward with national campaigns to promote the Zero Hunger Initiative.



Blue Growth Initiative  
Blue Growth is a long term strategy to support sustainable growth in the marine, maritime and aquaculture sectors,  and to enhance productive and sustainable natural resource management.  



One Health Initiative
The One Health approach addresses complex and interconnected problems in a holistic manner.

Climate Change Initiative 
FAO is working to provide a comprehensive programme of support for member countries to enhance climate action for agriculture.



The Interregional Initiative on SIDS—Pacific Component 
The Interregional Initiative (IRI) is FAO’s delivery mechanism for the implementation of the Global Programme (GAP) on Food Security and Nutrition in Small Island Developing States.

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