FAO in Geneva
FAO’s The State of Food and Agriculture (SOFA) 2020 takes a new look at water...
Global Female Voices join FAO in the need for solidarity and urgent action
As we approach the end of the year, November has been another very active month...
Read the Director-General opening remarks on the last day of the Sustainable Innovation Forum. 

FAO in focus

FAO COVID-19 Response and Recovery Programme

FAO launches the new COVID-19 Response and Recovery Programme outlining seven key priority areas. The UN Agency also calls for joint coordinated global response to support food and agriculture. The agency is calling for $1.2 billion in initial investment to support the needs of the new programme.

FAO activities this month

30 November - 4 December 2020

165th Session of the FAO Council. Read more here. 


Wednesday, 2 December (15:00 to 16:30 - CET)

Webinar: “Measuring poverty at the project level: An assessment of the performance of the Simple Poverty Scorecard”, organised by the FAO Technical Network on Poverty Analysis (Think-PA). Register to participate here.

2020 marks the 75th anniversary of FAO

Read more on the celebrations and on FAO work here.