Committee on World Food Security

Practical information


Participants requiring visas must obtain these from the Italian Consulate or competent Diplomatic Mission in their country before leaving for Rome. Visa applications must be submitted well in advance of departure, as up to three weeks may be required for an Italian visa to be issued.

- Italian visa information

Meeting venue

The meeting will be held in the Red Room on the first floor of Building A in FAO headquarters, Rome. The venue will be set up to stimulate active participation and interaction between all participants in an informal setting.

The meeting will be in English with simultaneous interpretation into Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian and Spanish.

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
00153 Rome

FAO is located directly next to the Metro station “Circo Massimo” (Metro line B)

Access to FAO

Access to FAO Headquarters is restricted to persons in possession of a valid building pass. You will receive a building pass at registration which is valid for the two days. A valid photo identity document will be required to collect the pass.