FAO Liaison Office in New York

17 November 2015, New York

Ensuring food security and adequate nutrition in Small Island Developing States (SIDS) requires a comprehensive approach and coordinated efforts, the FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva said at a meeting with SIDS at the United Nations Headquarter in New York.

“We cannot address food security without simultaneously addressing climate change, the health of the oceans, land degradation, social inclusion, education, gender equality, economic growth, among others”, said Graziano da Silva.

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