FAO in North America


The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) leads international efforts to defeat hunger and to support sustainable development in member countries in the areas of agriculture, fisheries and forestry. Our goal is to achieve food security for all and make sure that people have regular access to enough high-quality food to lead active, healthy lives.

FAO is dedicated to recruiting the best staff possible, hiring internationally minded people to carry out its work toward the eradication of hunger. We invite you to explore the opportunities and benefits of working with us. For global FAO Vacancies, please access our employment website

The FAO Liaison Office for North America, located in Washington, DC, plays a key role in advancing FAO’s mandate to end hunger, malnutrition and poverty worldwide, while contributing to the SDGs. Toward this end, the Liaison Office engages in partnership-building, policy dialogue and information dissemination, and raising the visibility of the Organization in the region.

Consultant Positions

We are hiring! FAO North America is currently looking for an Congressional Engagement & Partnership Consultant with at least five years of relevant and current experience in Congressional affairs and/or U.S. Government! Apply today! 


Job Title: Congressional Engagement & Partnership Consultant

Division/Department: FAO Liaison Office for North America (LOW)

Location: Washington, DC, USA

Type of Requisition: PSA (Personal Services Agreement)

Expected Start Date of Assignment: July/August 2020

Application Deadline:  26 June 2020              

Apply Now by clicking this link!