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Media highlights



Renewing political will, a key ingredient to end hunger and malnutrition in Latin America and the Caribbean

Political will is the fundamental and necessary ingredient to eradicate hunger and all forms of malnutrition - including overweight and obesity - in Latin America and the Caribbean, FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva said today.


More must be done to eradicate hunger in Africa

Stepped up and concerted actions are needed in Africa if the Sustainable Development Goal of Zero Hunger and the more ambitious Malabo hunger target are to be met, Member Countries were told during an event on the sidelines of the 41st Session of the FAO Conference.


Consensus, partnerships and teamwork propel FAO to future

A new spirit of consensus, the embracing of partnerships and a new cross-disciplinary teamwork approach to tackling food security challenges are now hallmarks of how the Food and Organization operates, Director-General Jose Graziano da Silva said at the opening of the UN agency’s biennial conference.