Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia (REU)

Information and Knowledge Management

Working in close coordination with the Office of Knowledge Exchange, Research and Extension (OEK) at FAO Headquarters, REU Information and Knowledge Management Officer:

  • promotes the development of national and subregional agricultural information systems and networks compatible with FAO’s information systems;
  • advises agricultural research, education and development institutions to use more efficiently FAO’s information systems, databases and data banks;
  • works as OEK Capacity Building contact person in Europe and Central Asia,
  • assists in developing capabilities and networks for access to and sharing of information;
  • assists in the organization of, and lectures at, seminars, workshops and training sessions related to FAO information services;
  • organizes and maintains information resources and services suitable to the needs and tasks of the REU and SEU Offices;
  • supports the development of Thematic Knowledge Networks in Europe and Central Asia (AgroWeb, ESCORENA).


Knowledge Forum: Fostering knowledge sharing and learning to help build a world without hunger
The new Web site aggregates various types of knowledge products/resources ranging from communities of practice to publications and from newsletters to FAO’s information systems. 

The site replaces following Web sites:

  • AskFAO
  • Thematic Knowledge Networks
  • TKN Community Centre
  • Good Practices



Information and Knowledge Management Officer: n/a

REU Activity Areas