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05 December 2018
The St. Petersburg State University hosted an international conference devoted to “Food Security, Soils and Human Capital in Soil Science” that opened today in the Russian Northern capital. The two-day forum will celebrate World Soil Day 2018 and raise awareness on the critical role of soil in our lives. The...
22 November 2018
Robert van Otterdijk, Agro-industry Officer, FAO Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia, delivered two lectures this week on “Food Waste during Food Processing and the Re-Use of Food Rest Products” at two Russian universities. On 21 November, he addressed academics and students at Kuban Agricultural University in the Southern...
14 November 2018
The World Health Organization (WHO) Country Office in the Russian Federation, FAO’s Liaison Office with the Russian Federation and the Regional Office of the World Organization For Animal Health (OIE) in Moscow, in cooperation with the Russian Ministry of Health, held a round table on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) and measures...
18 October 2018
FAO and the Russian Central Scientific Agricultural Library jointly organized a seminar to highlight the key conclusions and messages of FAO’s flagship The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World - 2018. The annual publication prepared by experts from FAO, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), United Nations International...
16 October 2018
Eradicating hunger, achieving food security, improving nutrition and ensuring sustainable agricultural systems by 2030 (the ‘deadline’ for the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development), and Russia's role in achieving these goals, were the focus of the round table held at MGIMO University on the occasion of the World Food Day (WFD). “Zero...