RAP PUBLICATION 2006/24
Word Food Day 2006 Investing in agriculture for food security
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World Food Day theme
Address by HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn
Message of the FAO Director-General
Statement by He Changchui, Assistant Director-General and FAO Regional Representative for Asia and the Pacific
Keynote speech on Investment in agriculture for poverty reduction and food security in Asia and the Pacific, by Tadao Chino, Senior Advisor, Nomura Research Institute and former President of the Asian Development Bank
Model farmers - awards for outstanding achievements
Annex 1 Media coverage
Annex 2 List of guests
Annex 3 Organizing secretariat
Annex 4 Publications distributed