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FAO Egypt Celebration of World Food Day 2017

16/10/2017-16/10/2017

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation (MALR) 

Have the pleasure of inviting you to 

The Celebration of the World Food Day 2017

“Change the future of migration. Invest in food security and rural development” 

Cairo, 16 October 2017 

Key note speakers include:

  • His Excellency Abdulmonaem Albanna, Minister of Agriculture and Land      Reclamation 
  • Abdessalam Ould Ahmed, Assistant Director General and Regional      Representative for the Near East and North Africa, Food and Agriculture      Organization (FAO) of the United Nations
  • Hussein Gadain, FAO Representative in Egypt.

Where: The Conference Hall, Foreign Agricultural Relations, 5 Nadi El Said St., Dokki, Cairo.

When: 16 October 2017, at 09:30 a.m.  

For Interviews with representatives from FAO please contact:

Mohamed Moussa

MohamedAli.Moussa@fao.org,

M. +201012860639 

 

Time

Session

09:30   a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Registration  

10:00   a.m.

The   Celebration:

- Projection of   the World Food Day 2017 video

- Message from José   Graziano da Silva FAO Director General, on the occasion of the World Food   Day 2017 by Dr. Abdessalam Ould Ahmed, Assistant Director General and   Regional Representative for the Near East and North Africa, Food and   Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations

- Message by Dr.   Hussein Gadain, FAO Representative in Egypt

- Message by His   Excellency Dr. Abdulmonaem Albanna, Minister of Agriculture and Land   Reclamation

- MALR Awards Ceremony

- Inauguration of   the Book Display organized by FAO

-Coffee break   and media interviews