Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia (REU)

FAO/EU Informal consultation

3-4 March 2011, Buapest, Hungary

An “Informal Consultation” on the preparation for the 37th FAO Conference was organized by the Ministry of Rural Development of Hungary, within the framework of its EU presidency, in which FAO REU and representatives of the European and Central Asian countries were invited to participate. During this consultation, the FAO Gender Team gave a detailed presentation on FAO’s vision on gender equality in the rural sector, related gender issues in Europe and Central Asia, and FAO REU’s response to these.