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The FAO-Russian Federation cooperation comprises support to a wide array of development initiatives in the region and around the world. What was already a strong partnership took a further step forward in 2015 with the opening of an FAO Liaison Office in Moscow.

The following priority areas have been identified for cooperation between the Russian Federation and FAO: Food security; Agriculture, including knowledge sharing and technical assistance in areas such as land resources, animal health, plant protection and agricultural machinery; Forestry and fisheries subsectors; Food safety; Participation in the Codex Alimentarius Commission.

Meetings / Workshops / Events

Dear colleagues, 

The FAO Liaison Office for the Russian Federation invites you to the presentation by the United Nations Standing Committee on Nutrition (UNSCN), the Nutrition and Food Systems Division (ESN) of FAO and the Global Nutrition Report (GNR) who will be launching online the 2020 Global Nutrition Report on Wednesday, 1 July 2020, 11.30 MSK. 

Zoom Meeting (Register here)

The event will focus on nutritional inequities, examining synergies between the GNR’s own findings and the UNSCN’s periodic review UNSCN News #43.