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15 Apr 2014
PepsiCo and Coca-Cola now both on board with international recommendations to respect local people’s rights to land and livelihoods
04 Apr 2014
Liberian President and Italian Vice-Minister join high-level meeting of FAO, IFAD, WFP
21 Mar 2014
The World Bank, FAO and the government of the Central African Republic sign $8 million agreement to prevent food insecurity worsening
27 Feb 2014
FAO Director-General addresses Ministerial Meeting of the Organization’s Regional Conference for the Near East
20 Jan 2014
FAO calls for increased vigilance and preparedness in neighboring countries

FAO Geneva - Latest News

27 Feb 2014
FAO Geneva and New York, joined forces with the IASC and the Overseas Development Institute, to launch a seminal study on financing emergency preparedness at UN Headquarters. This launch in New York followed similar events in Geneva and Rome.
09 Dec 2013
Presentation co-hosted by FAO Geneva on the launch of the IASC/ODI Study on Preparedness Financing - Palais des Nations, room XXII, 10h-12h
05 Nov 2013
FAO Geneva is organizing an event on FAO's flagship publication, "Save & Grow", a policymaker’s guide to sustainably feed a world population expected to exceed 9 billion people by 2050.
16 Oct 2013
FAO Geneva and the University of Geneva organized a public round table followed by a documentary film.
15 Jul 2013
In the context of the United Nations ECOSOC 2013, FAO Geneva, as chair of the IASC Task Team on Funding Preparedness, organizes a side-event to highlight the perspectives of the IASC Task Team on Funding Preparedness and the OECD DAC’ - Palais des Nations, 15 July.

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