FAO Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia

List of events

12:00 – 13:30 CEST FAO launched a series of youth consultations in December 2021, which also contributes to the regional aspirations of the World Food Forum. The first consultation was an overview session on the challenges and opportunities for rural youth. This event entitled “Who will stay then? How digitalization can...
Please note that this event has been postponed. Rural youth in Europe and Central Asia offer valuable opportunities for rural development, yet they face several challenges, including hampered access to knowledge, training, natural resources (in particular to land) as well as finance, and many others. Despite a generally high level of...
11:00–12:45 CEST Harnessing science, technology and innovation is key to finding solutions to complex challenges facing sustainable agrifood systems in the Europe and Central Asian region. A wide range of existing approaches, technologies, and practices are rooted in science and innovation, including indigenous and local knowledge. This event, organized under the FAO...
World Food Day food convoy
Budapest, Hungary 14/10/2022 - 14/10/2022
More than 20 partner companies will join the food convoy marking World Food Day. Matching this year’s theme ‘Leave NO ONE behind’ , the heavy vehicles will roll through Budapest carrying food donations for needy families. The event will feature high-level representatives of FAO, the Hungarian Food Bank Association and the...
8:00 – 9:30 a.m. CEST   As part of its efforts to diversify the economy, it is a priority for the Government of Azerbaijan to stimulate growth in agriculture. To this end, a project funded by the European Union and implemented by FAO is supporting the development of a well-coordinated, demand-driven, and...