Subregional Office for Central Asia (SEC)

The Global Food Security and Nutrition Forum (FSN Forum) in close collaboration with Investment Center Division, both based in Food and Agriculture Organization of United Nations (FAO) initiated a three-week online discussion titled “What Future for Irrigated Agriculture in Central Asia?”

The outcomes of the discussion will help to advance the finalization of a project which aims to support water cooperation among countries sharing the Aral Sea Basin by encouraging systematic thinking about the future.

To know more about the project outputs and to learn about “scenario thinking”, FAO and FSN Forum invite you to read the background papers and to watch a short introductory video.

(20 November 2013- Moscow, Russian Federation) 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.

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FAO meets BSCSIF representatives to strengthen the cooperation in the region 

(16 April 2014-Ankara) Representatives from International Fund for Cooperation and partnership of the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea (BSCSIF) visited FAO Ankara office with the purpose of discussing potential areas of collaboration. 

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Rome-based Permanent Representatives visited Ankara, Turkey

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