Director-General QU Dongyu

Articles

20/02/2024

Op-Ed by Dr QU Dongyu, Director-General, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Website: FAO

14/10/2022

Leave NO-ONE behind – this is the theme of this year’s World Food Day, and also an urgent call for the world to face the alarming reality that more and more people are being left behind amid a spiraling global food security crisis as a result of multiple drivers.

Website: FAO

29/03/2022

A promising transformation has already started in Africa’s farmlands. Family farmers are increasingly using innovative approaches and scientific research, combined with traditional knowledge, to increase the productivity of their fields, diversify their crops, boost their nutrition and build climate resilience.

Website: Namibia Economist

11/03/2022

Opinion article by Qu Dongyu, Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).

Website: FAO

03/03/2022

The current nutrition situation in Asia and the Pacific is difficult in many areas across the region. About 40% of its inhabitants cannot afford a healthy diet, and in some areas the fight against hunger has seen reversals rather than advances.

Website: Bangkok Post

06/02/2022

The future of food seems more and more uncertain in the Near East and North Africa (NENA region), as it faces growing food insecurity and malnutrition.

Website: Ahram Online

05/02/2022

The future of food seems more and more uncertain in the Near East and North Africa region as it faces growing food insecurity and malnutrition. We can and must act now to address the root causes of this situation and transform the structures governing how what we eat is produced, distributed and consumed.

Website: Arab News

15/09/2021

The 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are approaching; we have to change our agri-food systems urgently and holistically.

Website: FAO

11/12/2020

Mountains are home to a growing number of the hungriest people in the world.

Website: China Daily

05/10/2020

Pandemic has shown that the mission of the FAO is as relevant now as the day it was founded

Website: FAO