FAO Liaison Office with the Russian Federation
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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

Institute for Agrarian Studies and FAO Liaison Office with the Russian Federation are kindly inviting you to participate at the Food Loss and Waste: Global Trends and Russian Realities event on Thursday,

15 April 2021 | 12 pm-1:50 pm (Moscow time) 

The problems of FLW in Russia and the world world's best practices of FLW reduction and the possibility of their application to Russia will be discussed.

The event will be held in online format, on the MS Teams platform. Working languages: Russian and English (with simultaneous translation). Participation is free of charge; please, register here. More information about the event and programme, please find here.


All-Russian Journalism Competition “Human. Forest. Climate”

With the support of the FAO Liaison Office with the Russian Federation, a creative contest for journalists – “Human. Forest. Climate” – for the best written piece and video material on human influence on natural ecosystems, climate change, and forest conservation has been launched.

The jury will review articles and videos published/broadcast in the time period from December 22, 2020 to May 1, 2021 in duly registered Russian media outlets only. Further information on the competition is available here.