Rio de Janeiro – FAO Director-General QU Dongyu, on his visit to Brazil to attend the G20...
Bilateral meetings with Member Countries attending the 37th Regional Ministerial Conference for Asia and the Pacific
Colombo – On the sidelines of the 37th Session of FAO Regional Ministerial Conference for Asia and the Pacific, the FAO Director-General QU Dongyu met...
Colombo – FAO Director-General QU Dongyu had a meeting with His Excellency Ranil Wickremesinghe, President of Sri Lanka, on the margins of the 37th...
Colombo – FAO Director-General QU Dongyu had a meeting with The Right Honourable Dinesh Gunawardena, Prime Minister of the Democratic Socialist Republic...
Statements and speeches
Agents of Change – Making all countries in Asia and the Pacific more dynamic, healthier, wealthier, and better
We all know that we live in a changing world. In the vast area of Asia and the Pacific that change is most evident. Over the past 20 years, the economies of many nations in the region have been moving out of the category of ‘least developed’ and graduating into a ‘middle income’ status.
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.