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19 September 2019, Washington DC – United States Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today congratulated FAO Director-General Qu Dongyu for taking up the position, and during their meeting he also envisaged strengthening collaboration with FAO. In particular,...
In September, world leaders gather at United Nations Headquarters to signal how they will boost action to respond to the climate emergency and ensure the health and wellbeing of people, everywhere. Action is being taken to...
Washington, DC - FAO currently estimates that one-third of all the food produced globally for human consumption is either lost or wasted - approximately 1.3 billion metric tons - per year. Food loss and waste...
12 September 2019, Washington, DC – FAO North America Director Vimlendra Sharan joined the Food Tank Live Series on “Food Security is National Security” on Capitol Hill. Sharan joined panelists Josh Protas, Vice President of Public...
Indigenous peoples and their food systems can provide answers to food insecurity and climate change