News and events

Follow up to FAO's High-Level Policy Learning Programme 2011
01 Jun 2012 High-level policy learning programme 2011 (HLPLP) FAO's HLPLP 2011 hosted over 40 participants from 9 countries for 2-weeks, during which FAO and participants' expertise and experience were translated into learning opportunities and "bottom-up" [...]
Mission to Zambia from 21 to 25 May 2012
30 May 2012 Mission to ZambiaAn FAO mission visited Zambia from  21 to 25 May 2012. The mission was part of a process to support the national CAADP team in the formulation of the Zambia National Agriculture Investment Plan.  NAIP is the comprehensive I [...]
Mission to Nairobi, Kenya, from 2 to 5 May 2012
17 May 2012 CAADP Partnership PlatformThe 8th Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP) Partnership Platform (PP) meeting brought together 270 participants including representatives of some 22 African Governments, Non State Actors, Developme [...]
Mission to Tunisia from 30 April to 4 May 2012
15 May 2012 The mission to Tunisia was carried out in the framework of my responsibility serving the North Africa region as policy officer and in my role as coordinator of FAPDA activities.   Mission objectives: The objective of the mission [...]
Mission to Nairobi, Kenya from 25 March till 5 April 2012
04 May 2012 The FAO initiative on food and agriculture policy decision analysis (FAPDA) was launched in 2008 to provide technical advice to FAO Member Countries and further extended to a systematic policy monitoring encompassing the different dimensions of food [...]
Mission to Manila, Philippines from 15-18 April 2012
03 May 2012  ADB - EX-ACT : A two-day mission took place in Manila to organize a series of short trainings and presentations on Climate Smart Agriculture and EX-ACT for the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and to  identify possible partnersh [...]
Mission to Zimbabwe from 21 to 28 March 2012
02 Apr 2012 The 6th Management and Disciplinary Team (MDT) meeting was held at the Subregional Office for Southern Africa (SFS) from 26 to 30 March 2012 in Harare, Zimbabwe, followed by a two-day Country Programming Framework and Resource Mobilization [...]
Mission to Brazil/State Secretary of Environment, 3-10 March 2012
31 Mar 2012 Background: EX-ACT  (EX-ante Appraisal Carbon-balance) is a scoping tool jointly developed by FAO that aims at providing ex-ante measurements of the impact of agriculture and forestry development projects on GHG emissions and C sequest [...]
Mission to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 23 February to 2 March 2012
28 Mar 2012 The Expert Meeting and MDT Management meeting were held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (23 to 24 February and 28 February to 02 March 2012 respectively).   The Policy Assistance Support Service helped to review major policy documents to identif [...]
Mission to Tunis, Tunisia, from 4 to 10 March 2012
26 Mar 2012 Introduction: The RO is responsible for ongoing policy work in the region and was asked to participate and contribute to the ECP workshop that was held from 5 to 9 March in Tunis. All countries are required to have at least a preliminary CPF by the e [...]
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