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Qu Dongyu

The newly elected Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has spent his life working on how to make sure the world is fed.


The World Bank’s Yang sees much convergence with FAO’s work

19 September 2019, Washington DC – Shaolin Yang, Managing Director and World Bank Group Chief Administrative Officer, in talks today with FAO Director-General Qu Dongyu agreed that there exists much...

US Secretary of Agriculture Perdue confident that Director-General Qu can usher new era at FAO

19 September 2019, Washington DC – United States Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today congratulated FAO Director-General Qu Dongyu for taking up the position, and during their meeting he...

FAO and World Bank complement each other’s work to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals

19 September 2019, Washington DC – FAO Director-General Qu Dongyu and World Bank Vice President, Sustainable Development, Laura Tuck, today discussed ways to enhance cooperation between the two organizations,...

Italy and FAO advance awareness on the benefits of Mediterranean diet

18 September 2019, Rome - Access for all to healthy diets such as the Mediterranean diet is critical for achieving the Agenda 2030, and such diets must be protected and...
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