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Meeting with Cabo Verde’s Agriculture and Environment Minister on the side-lines of FAO’s Council

6 December 2017, Rome – FAO is committed to continue supporting Small Island Developing States (SIDS) to tackle the effects of climate change, reiterated FAO Director-General José Graziano [...]

Photo: ©FAO/Giuseppe Carotenuto
FAO Director-General maps the year ahead to Council members

4 December 2017, Rome - The recent increase in the number of hungry people in the world requires immediate action to reverse this situation, FAO Director-General José Graziano da Read more »

Joint publication launched contains selection of articles published

1 December 2017, Rome - FAO and EFE news agency today agreed to renew the fruitful collaboration begun in 2013 to enhance visibility of agriculture, food and nutrition information to [...]

Diaz Granados: "Cooperation with FAO allows us to bring practical and efficient solutions to the territories"

29 November 2017, Rome – Colombia’s Vice Minister for Rural Development, Juan Pablo Díaz Granados, today thanked FAO for its support in the implementation of the country’s Peace Accords and [...]

Photo: ©EBRD/Dermot Doorly
Making "farm to table" chains greener and more participatory in Central and Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean.

28 November 2017, London/Rome - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) have agreed to step up their Read more »