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FAO Director-General meets Agricord's President

Talks on support to forest and farm producer organizations

12 September 2016, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met with AgriCord's President, Jean-François Isambert, to discuss fruitful cooperation in the framework of the FAO-hosted Forest and Farm Facility (FFF) partnership, which has enabled direct support to forest and farm producer organizations to develop their capacities, particularly relating to business, organizational and policy advocacy skills. 

AgriCord is a board member to the FFF, launched in 2012 and aimed at promoting sustainable forest and farm management by supporting local, national, regional and international organizations for engagement in policies and investments that meed the needs of local people in Asia, Africa and Latin America.