H.E Wilfred Ngirwa, the Chairperson of Africa Group, informed the G77 Members that a recommendation to set up a Dr. Jacques Diouf Food Security award was raised during the last Africa Regional Conference. He called for the G77 support on this regard at the Conference.
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Another call for support came from Asia Group on their advocacy for “2014 International year of family farming”. A draft resolution is submitted to the 37 Conference for the approval.
Both resolutions will be discussed in the G77 plenary on 24 June 2011.