Director-General  QU Dongyu


FAO Director-General and Russian Minister of Agriculture discuss future areas of cooperation
9 October 2019, Moscow – FAO Director-General Qu Dongyu today met with Dmitry Patrushev, Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation, on the sidelines of the 21st Russian Agroindustrial Exhibition “Golden Autumn”. They discussed numerous areas of common...
Feeding people and protecting our planet should go hand in hand
9 October 2019, Moscow - Green agriculture has a vast potential to transform the agricultural sector in a way that enables access for everyone to nutritious food and at the...
Heads of FAO and the UN Office in Geneva aim to further strengthen cooperation and synergy
8 October 2019, Geneva - FAO Director-General Qu Dongyu and his counterpart from the United Nations Office in Geneva (UNOG), Tatiana Valovaya, agreed during talks today on a closer collaboration...
Cotton sustainability is key for rural development
8 October 2019, Geneva - Managing trade policy and climate risks are critical to supporting the more than 25 million farmers who grow cotton, experts gathered here emphasized. "Cotton represents so...
FAO Director-General and ITU Secretary-General agree to set up new action plan
7 October 2019, Geneva - FAO Director-General Qu Dongyu met today with Houlin Zhao, Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union, to sign an addendum to the existing MoU containing an...