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FAO Director-General meets Korea's Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs

Graziano da Silva commends the country's continuous support to FAO's work

22 June 2017, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today commended Korea's continuous support to the organization's work against hunger and malnutrition in a meeting with Jong-moon Choi, the country's Deputy Minister for Multilateral and Global Affairs. 

The Deputy Minister said that Korea has increased its Official Development Assistance (ODA) which would mean more funding for UN programmes and funds, and that the country has very strong trust in FAO and looks to the Organization to partner on future projects. 

Watch his remarks following the meeting: