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Civil society

Photo: ©FAOFAO recognizes that civil society organizations play a critical role in the fight against hunger – given their experience, their proximity to local communities and representation of the hungry and poor, and their increasing presence in the field. FAO appeals to their field knowledge and capacity on a variety of issues related to food security.

REU cooperation with the civil society in the region

REU-CSO Facilitation Committee

CSO Consultation held back to back with the 30th Regional Conference for Europe and Central Asia in Antalya has taken a decision after careful deliberations to establish a mechanism for better cooperation and ongoing dialogue with the civil society in the region. A newly established mechanism will strive to ensure that civil society voice is heard and reflected in relevant discussions and events.