In the framework of the International Conference “Eurasian Food Security and Nutrition Network”, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the Eurasian Centre for Food Security (ECFS), and the World Bank, in close collaboration with the European Commission, have successfully launched the Eurasian chapter of the Global Soil Partnership on November 20 2013 in Moscow, Russia. The Eurasian Center for Food Security, established by the Government of the Russian Federation as a concrete follow-up to the L’Aquila Food Security Initiative for catalyzing agricultural development in the region, will act as the Secretariat of the Eurasian Sub-regional Soil Partnership.
20 November, Moscow, Russian Federation
Capacity Development to Support National Drought Management Policies in Central Asia
Regional Workshop Capacity Development to Support National Drought Management Policies in Central Asia""took place inIzmir, Turkey..
12 November 2013, Ankara, Turkey
Training of young plant breeders and pathologists
Training of young plant breeders and pathologists are key to strengthen capacity of national plant breeding programs and plant protection organizations.
30 October, Ankara, Turkey
Study Tour of Somalian Delegation to Turkey on Public-Private Partnership
FAO Somalia Office conducted a study tour on Public-Private Partnership in Ankara and Istanbul.
4 October 2013, Ankara, Turkey
Rome-based Permanent Representatives visited Ankara, Turkey between 22 to 24 September 2013
Permanent Representatives visited the SEC office, and met respective authorities of the Turkish Representatives of development and NGOs.24 September 2013, Ankara, Turkey
Permanent Representatives to UN FAO visited Kyrgyzstan
The visitors familiarized themselves with the activities of FAO decentralized office in the landlocked country in the heart of Central Asia.
25 - 28 September, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan