FAO Liaison Office in New York

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For today's interview, we speak to Edward Seidler, President of the Former Food and Agriculture Organization and Other United Nations Staff Association (FFOA).Has the COVID-19 pandemic affected FFOA’s operations? What measures have been taken to...
On 2 June, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) participated in a webinar organized by the Women Forward International, in collaboration with the Goldman School of Public Policy (University of California,...
For today's interview, we speak to Darja Bavdaž Kuret, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Republic of Slovenia to the United Nations.Slovenia is known as a nation of beekeepers. How does honey farming factor in...
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) participated in the 2020 Africa Dialogue Series, which took place from 20 to 22 May under the theme “COVID-19 and Silencing the Guns in Africa: Challenges and...
In 2019, the 74th United Nations General Assembly designated 21 May as International Tea Day, acknowledging that tea is an important cash crop that plays a significant role in rural development, poverty reduction and food...