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FAO and Plan International join forces to support food security for vulnerable children
The agreement covers emergency needs and long-term action in Latin America, Africa and Asia
31 Oct 2013
FAO and Plan International will collaborate in the promotion of food secure environments in poor households and communities, with a strong focus on vulnerable children and their families. The agreement signed today by Marcela Villarreal, Director of FAO’s Office for Partnerships, Advocacy and Capacity Development (OPC), and Rosemary McCarney, President and ...
FAO and Eataly partner to support family farming
Production and market access support for family farmers are the basis of the agreement signed today between FAO Director-General and Eataly CEO
19 Oct 2013
Support to family farming through improved production and market access is essential in the fight against hunger. With this idea as a basis, FAO and Italian food chain Eataly signed a Memorandum of Understanding covering collaboration during the International Year of Family Farming in 2014 . The agreement signed by FAO ...
FAO partners with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent
Organizations agree on a three-year action plan to improve the food security and resilience of vulnerable communities facing threats and disasters
18 Oct 2013
FAO has signed a new partnership agreement with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC),the world's largest humanitarian network, to help improve food security and strengthen the resilience of vulnerable communities.FAO and the IFRC have agreed that FAO will provide technical guidance to complement IFRC's extensive ...
FAO strengthens alliance with agricultural and food co-operatives worldwide
Director-General signs an agreement with the International Co-Operatives Alliance (ICA)
16 Oct 2013
FAO and the International Co-operatives Alliance (ICA)begin a new collaboration with the shared conviction that agricultural and food co-operatives must be central to any agricultural and rural development strategy. A Memorandum of Understanding that underlines this idea was signed today at FAO Headquarters by FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva ...