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FAO and Japan partnering to build global food security

For decades the Government of Japan has been among FAO’s foremost partners, working to build food security and promoting sustainable use of natural resources. The country is the second largest contributor to the Organization’s regular budget, a lead voluntary contributor and one of the top resource partners supporting FAO’s 2 500 ongoing field programmes. Japanese expertise and personnel are vital to the Organization’s work in sustainable agriculture, fisheries and forestry development.


FAO + Japan: A Report on Partnership 2016-2017

With the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, FAO’s mandate has been reinforced and scaled up to a depth and scope that calls for a greater commitment in the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  Much still needs to be done in order to mobilize sufficient resources and support to meet the global necessities related to ...

Partnering to End Hunger and Care for the Earth

For several decades, Japan has been among the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations’ (FAO) foremost partners in feeding the hungry and caring for the earth. The country ranks second in assessed contributions to FAO’s regular budget, and fourth in terms of voluntary contributions in 2012-2013. It is also among the top...