FAO in North America


From July 20th, 2017 to September 15th, 2017

Eco-Agriculture Roundtable

Business for Sustainable Landscapes: Partnering with the Private Sector to Achieve the SDGs

 July 20th, 8:30-11:00am

FAO Liaison Office for North America
2121 K Street, Suite 800B

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From June 27th, 2017 to June 2nd, 2018

FAOLOW attends World Food Prize Laureate Ceremony

June 26- FAOLOW Director, Vimlendra Sharan, representing the Director-General participated in the official announcement ceremony of the World Food Prize Laureate at the U.S. Department of Agriculture. World Food Prize Ambassador Kenneth Quinn and USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue hosted...

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From June 12th, 2017 to June 29th, 2018

FAO participates at UNA-NCA Leadership Summit

UNA-NCA Leadership Summit talsk about climate change

June 12, 2017- The United Nations Association of the United States (UNA-NCA) hosted their Annual Leadership Summit inviting more than 300 participants from chapters across the United States to...

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From June 7th, 2017 to June 30th, 2017

US Congressional Legislative Briefing highlights - Blue Growth: Future of Fish as a Significant Food Source

June 7, 2017- Washington, D.C. Sponsored by the Mississippi State University (MSU) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Liaison Office for North America, a Congressional Legislative Briefing was held on 5...

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From May 25th, 2017 to May 17th, 2017

The Role of Trade in Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG's)

25 May 2017, The Food & Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Washington hosted an insightful event this morning on the role of trade in attaining the Sustainable Development Goals. Trade, including agricultural trade, is a powerful...

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From April 26th, 2017 to May 11th, 2018

FAOLOW Director speaks on famines at Congressional Black Caucus dialogue

The Congressional Black Caucus Africa Taskforce hosted a forum on famine in Washington, D.C. on April 26, chaired by Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-Calif.) and Congressman Gregory Meeks (D-NY), a ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on Europe,...

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From April 20th, 2017 to April 20th, 2018

Climate Smart Agriculture Roundtable at the Alliance to end Hunger


A light breakfast...

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From April 6th, 2017 to April 6th, 2018

AAVMC – APLU – FAO Antimicrobial Resistance Roundtable Discussion


Antimicrobial Resistance Roundtable Discussion

April 6, 2017, 14:00-17:00


FAO Liaison Office for North America

2121 K St. NW, Suite 800-B


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From April 4th, 2017 to April 19th, 2019

GHSA Roundtable with FAO Chief Veterinary Officer, Dr. Juan Lubroth

GHSA Roundtable with FAO Chief Veterinary Officer, Dr. Juan Lubroth


April  4th, 2017
10:30-11:30 A.M

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From March 28th, 2017 to March 29th, 2019

Antimicrobial Resistance and One Health

The Office of Senator Al Franken hosted a Legislative Briefing on Antimicrobial Resistance and One Health. It was organized by the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) and the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) with the...

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