Flexible Multi-Partner Mechanism (FMM)
The Flexible Multi-Partner Mechanism

Since 2010, the Flexible Multi-Partner Mechanism (FMM) has been FAO’s main pooled funding mechanism for resource partners willing to contribute flexible, voluntary and multi-year resources to the Organization for the achievement of results under FAO's Strategic Framework and the realization of catalytic impacts. Read more...

Working for Zero Hunger

Key facts

SDG monitoring

In Ecuador, Mali, Oman and Spain, FAO’s method to calculate the Mountain Green Cover Index (SDG indicator 15.4.2) was tested in 2019, enhancing countries’ capacities to improve national monitoring and reporting.

Access to agricultural data

FAO works with countries around the world at strengthening their access to and promotion of statistical data for improved decision-making.

Gender equality

As of 2019, 5 000 members of the women’s and men’s Dimitra clubs in the Niger have learned how to make compost through targeted training courses in the commune of Chadakori.

Eliminating child labour

In Pakistan, FAO is improving the livelihoods of families dependent on child labour in the textile and garment supply chains.

FMM Report

FMM 2019 Annual Progress Report

FMM 2019 Annual Progress Report

The upcoming 2019 Annual Progress Report will provide an overview of the major improvements and transformational changes to the FMM since 2018, in addition to presenting key achievements, challenges and lessons learned thus far in the implementation of the Mechanism over 2019.


FMM partner updates: new and renewed commitments for greater impact

FMM partner updates: new and renewed commitments for greater impact

In 2019, FMM membership doubled from four to eight resource partners and commitments for the current phase amounted to approximately USD 41 million, generating tremendous momentum for greater impact and accountability in 2020 and beyond.

With the support of


Government of Norway