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Helping family farmers and assuring access to food are key challenges today, FAO’s chief tells British lawmakers

28 November 2017, Rome/London - The fight against hunger is at an "inflection point" today and supporting family farmers is critical to its success, FAO Director-General Jose Graziano da Silva [...]

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FAO’s Director-General notes all nations have work to do to assure sustainable, equitable and resilient food systems

27 November 2017, Rome/London - Agriculture is poised for another major transformation as gains from the Green Revolution come up against natural resource limits, FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva [...]

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COP23: FAO Director-General urges climate change mitigation and adaptation throughout food system

14 November 2017, Bonn/Rome - Emissions from the agriculture sectors are set to increase in the future, further contributing to climate change, unless the world adopts sustainable, climate-smart ways of [...]

Talks on ways to prevent, diagnose and treat diseases

17 November 2017, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met Unitaid's Executive Director, Lelio Marmora. 

Unitaid is an international organisation that invests in new ways to prevent, diagnose [...]

Focus on improving child nutrition

16 November 2017, Rome - FAO Director-General Jose Graziano da Silva today met Peru's Minister for Development and Social Inclusion, Fiorella Molinelli. 

Watch her remarks following their meeting: