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But sweeping transformations needed to unlock their potential to help feed and employ a younger, more crowded planet - new report

9 October 2017, Rome - Millions of young people in developing countries who are poised to enter the labour force in the coming decades need not flee rural areas to [...]

Focus on intensifying collaboration with parliamentarians in the fight against hunger

9 October 2017, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today meet Luis Tejada, Director of the Spanish Agency of International Development Cooperation (AECID), for talks that focused on [...]

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Committee on World Food Security plenary kicks off with focus on nutrition, forestry and urbanization

9 October 2017, Rome - Companies and consumers must step up their efforts to overhaul the world's food systems at a time when the twin spectres of hunger and obesity [...]

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Mediterranean and Black Sea fisheries is a key targets in pledges unveiled at ocean conference

06 October 2017, Valletta-All countries should join the Port State Measures Agreement (PSMA) to make sure the landmark treaty aimed at cracking down on illegal fishing succeeds in its aims [...]

Graziano da Silva agrees to work with SEGIB to promote prosperous, sustainable and inclusive Ibero-American states

3 October 2017, Rome – FAO and the Ibero-American General Secretariat agreed to intensify their collaboration in helping national parliaments contribute to the battle against hunger and malnutrition in Latin [...]