FAO Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia

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İstanbul (Türkiye), Hybrid Event, 07/03/2023 - 08/03/2023

The 13 Member Nations of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) face multiple challenges regarding agrifood systems including unbalanced diets, increased incidence of issues related to food safety, transboundary animal and plant disease outbreaks, and significant levels of food loss and waste.

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2023

Virtual Event, 01/03/2023

The 39/6 meeting of the Executive Committee of the European Commission on Agriculture (ECA) is scheduled for 1 March 2023. The Committee will be provided with an update on the impact of the war in Ukraine on food security and related matters in countries of Europe and Central Asia and beyond, and with technical information on REU’s work relating to agricultural matters and food security in the ...

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Virtual Event, 15/02/2023

The meeting entitled “Agricultural finance for the Sustainable Enhancement of Agricultural Productivity in Central Asia” will address pathways to increase agricultural productivity that delivers economic growth in an environmentally sustainable way. It will explore innovative models to encourage on-farm investment by the smallholders in new technologies and vital agricultural inputs through acc...

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Baku (Azerbaijan), Hybrid Event, 24/01/2023

The FAO–Türkiye partnership Programmes consist of the FAO–Türkiye Partnership Programme on Food and Agriculture and the FAO–Türkiye Forestry Partnership Programme.

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İstanbul (Türkiye), 23/01/2023 - 25/01/2023

Small-scale family farmers can be instrumental in elevating human rights in the food and agriculture sector – a key element in ensuring the sustainability of food security.

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Berlin (Germany), 18/01/2023 - 21/01/2023

The Global Forum for Food and Agriculture (GFFA) is an international conference on central issues of global agricultural and food policies, held in Berlin on an annual basis. At the 2023 edition, 2000 visitors from politics, business, academia, and civil society will discuss in Berlin how to bring about successful ...

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Budapest (Hungary), 15/01/2023 - 28/02/2023

The following Master of Science degree course is offered in English for the 2023–24 academic year:

  • Master in Agricultural Water Management Engineering
  • Master in Biotechnology

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2023

Virtual Event, 13/01/2023

The Committee will be provided with an update on the impact of the war in Ukraine on food security and related matters, along with technical information on FAO’s work relating to agricultural matters and food security in the region and beyond.

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2022

Virtual Event, 14/12/2022

Agrifood systems in Europe and Central Asia are deeply affected by geopolitical and economic uncertainties which impact both directly and indirectly on food supply chains, and have repercussions in food markets; moreover, they are threatened by environmental, human-driven long-term stresses, such as climate change, deforestation, biodiversity loss and natural resource degradation.

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2022

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Hybrid Event, 14/12/2022 - 15/12/2022

Earlier, FAO launched a Technical Cooperation Programme to strengthen preparedness against lumpy skin disease in Central Asia in Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan.

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2022

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2022

Hybrid Event, 05/12/2022 - 06/12/2022

Let’s celebrate World Soil Day 2022! As soils provide most of our food and are central to our planet’s life-support system. Without healthy soils, we cannot sustain healthy lives.

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2022

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2022

Hybrid Event, 05/12/2022 - 06/12/2022

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the Federal Budget Institution of Science "Central Research Institute of Epidemiology" of the Federal Service on Customers' Rights Protection and Human Well-being Surveillance (FBIS CRIE of Rospotrebnadzor) will organize the Consultation meeting for the establishment of a Regional Laboratory Network for Antimicrobial Resistance

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2022

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2022

Hybrid Event, 01/12/2022 - 02/12/2022

In developing countries, livestock production represents an important part of the agricultural sector with a great role to sustainable farming. Besides being an important food source, livestock can also provide income, energy, and fertilizer, as well as employment, and can be useful in weed control and utilization of marginal lands.

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2022

Hybrid Event, 01/12/2022

FAO is organizing a virtual event for countries of Europe and Central Asia to present current issues in plant protection. Among others, the webinar will address new phytosanitary treatments adopted and applied internationally, as well as the use of biological control agents for pest control.

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2022

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Hybrid Event, 30/11/2022 - 01/12/2022

Migration, a complex phenomenon with a multitude of root causes, has diverse impacts on rural populations, food systems and the rural economy. While these impacts vary from country to country, the rural areas of Europe and Central Asia are particularly affected by labour migration.

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2022

Hybrid Event, 30/11/2022

The Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Tajikistan has requested FAO to support the development of a roadmap for digitalizing the agriculture sector and strengthening the knowledge of advanced applications of digital technologies in agriculture.

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2022

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Hybrid Event, 29/11/2022 - 30/11/2022

Agricultural biotechnology is built with competencies and technical skills that describe the fundamental use of it in plant as medicine and food and defined as a set of tools that use living organisms or parts of it

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2022

Hybrid Event, 28/11/2022

The workshop will include a methodological session on estimating support to agriculture using a comprehensive system of measuring and classifying support to agriculture according to OECD methodology. Additionally, the application of the policy monitoring methodology in Albania, the Republic of Moldova, Kazakhstan will be presented as practical examples.

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2022

Budapest (Hungary), Hybrid Event, 24/11/2022 - 25/11/2022

Gender equality and rural women’s empowerment are key strategic priority areas for FAO at global, regional, and national levels.

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2022

Hybrid Event, 23/11/2022

Wheat is the world’s most widely grown agricultural crop and a major food security commodity in Central and West Asia, as well as North Africa. Wheat rust diseases are a common challenge of wheat in almost all wheat-growing regions.