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.

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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.