Parliamentary alliances
07 Nov 2019
Rabat - One year on from the first Global Parliamentary Summit Against Hunger and Malnutrition, parliamentarians from around the world gathered in Morocco for an international seminar on Parliaments and Food Security Challenges. The event, held over three days in the capital of Rabat, was organized by the Association of Senates, Shoora and Equivalent Councils in Africa and the Arab World (ASSECAA) in partnership with FAO, and hosted by the House of Councilors of the Kingdom of Morocco. The seminar drew participants from a range of government institutions and parliamentary bodies across Africa, the Near East, Latin America...
06 Nov 2019
FAO stresses the need to explore new ways to make technologies and innovation affordable and accessible to all
Rome - It is fundamental to support smallholder and family farmers by enhancing their access to innovation for sustainable food systems and to foster sustainable development, FAO Director-General Qu Dongyu said today. He made the remarks during a discussion on Enhancing access to innovation in agriculture to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at FAO headquarters in Rome. "Innovation in agriculture is a way to enhance...
05 Nov 2019
Una innovadora asociación para enfrentar desafíos globales
El último informe publicado sobre la asociación FAO + Suiza recopila los logros y las soluciones innovadoras de la colaboración de la FAO con uno de sus socios más importantes.
Resource Partners
24 Oct 2019
El segundo informe anual hace énfasis en la necesidad de incrementar las asociaciones e inversiones para lograr los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible y generar un mayor impacto en el terreno.
La segunda edición del informe anual de la FAO sobre asociaciones y resultados: Recursos, Asociaciones, Impacto 2019, tiene el objetivo de difundir de una manera transparente y responsable, quién es la FAO, qué hacemos y cómo trabajamos con nuestros asociados, diversas agencias...
South-south Cooperation
23 Oct 2019
2019 marks the Tenth Anniversary of the establishment of the FAO-China SSC Programme. FAO is organizing a 3-day event in Kampala, Uganda, from 25-27 November 2019, to commemorate this anniversary and celebrate its main achievements. Officials and experts from all over the world will gather to discuss results, innovations, impacts and lessons learned from the first 10 years of the FAO-China SSC Programme and define a new vision/approach for the future. The digitalization of agriculture and the proposal of agricultural solutions through digital platforms are two of the innovations that will be discussed at the event, during a series of interactive panel...