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23 September 2021
Today on the opening day of the UN Food Systems Summit, we are publishing a summary of the research carried out by a group of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) students as part of the National Dialogue in the Russian Federation on preparations for the...
14 September 2021
    Dr Agnes Kalibata, the UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for the UN Food Systems Summit, shares her vision on the strategic direction for an inclusive, equitable and sustainable agri-food system transformation as a driving force during the Decade of Action to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Food Systems Summit has been championed as...
11 September 2021
  The final day of the IV Global Fisheries Forum featured a special session dedicated to aquaculture as the driver of the whole fish industry.  Highlighting the “Global trends in supply, markets and trade”, Audun Lem, Deputy Director, FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Department, speaking online, summed the trends of the last two decades. Apart...
10 September 2021
  Within the framework of the IV Fisheries Forum in St. Petersburg, Mr Vladimir Rakhmanin, Deputy Director General of FAO, Regional Representative for Europe and Central Asia, met with Mr Ilya Shestakov, the Head of the Federal Agency for Fishery (Rosrybolovstvo). The conversation was also attended by Mr Oleg Kobiakov, Director of the Moscow...
09 September 2021
“Today, fish occupies one of the first places in the total volume of trade in food products in the world. According to FAO estimates, fishing and aquaculture are sources of jobs, income and livelihood for 60 million people, and taking into account family members, this industry literally feeds about 120...