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Urgent climate action key to food security in small island states
16-10-2015
15 October 2015, Rome -- Urgent action is needed to secure the future and food security of Small Island Developing States (SIDS) against the disproportionate effects of climate change, FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva said at Expo Milan today.
FAO and Fiji boost joint efforts to promote food and nutrition security and to respond to climate change
08-06-2015
08/06/2015 Rome, Italy. An agreement signed today between the Government of Fiji and FAO upgrades the Organization’s Representation in the Republic of Fiji and will serve to strengthen joint efforts to enhance food security and to tackle climate change.
African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States deepen ties with FAO
06-06-2015
June 2015, Rome - The African Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) and FAO are deepening their ties with an eye to bolstering national capacities to cope with climate change, enhance food security and support sustainable food production
Premian concurso de dibujo dedicado al Día de la Madre Tierra en Cuba
12-05-2015
La Habana, 12/05/2015. Con el propósito de contribuir a la sensibilización sobre los problemas ambientales que aquejan al planeta, en el contexto del Año Internacional de los Suelos, la Asociación de Damas Asiáticas de Cuba y la Representación de la FAO en el país, realizaron el concurso de pintura de carteles “¿Cómo puedo cuidar la Madre Tierra?” en el que participaron niños y adolescentes de escuelas de la capital y de la embajada de Irán en la Isla.
Seeking new ways to address climate change and other pressing issues facing the Pacific
12-05-2015
12 May 2015, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea - The Eleventh Meeting of Southwest Pacific Ministers of Agriculture under the theme "Climate Smart Agriculture" began today with Papua New Guinea Deputy Prime Minister Leo Dion and FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva highlighting some of the pressing issues affecting the countries in the region.
Países de la zona Petrocaribe avanzan hacia la erradicación del hambre
11-05-2015
Santiago de Chile, 11 de mayo de 2015 – Hambre cero en toda la Zona Económica Petrocaribe es la meta final del plan de erradicación del hambre Hugo Chávez Frías, el cual trabaja con 21 países para lograr la plena seguridad alimentaria.
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