José Graziano

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Name: José Graziano
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Goodwill Ambassadors for Family Farming recognized

Robert L. Carlson, former president of the World Farmers’ Organisation (WFO), and Gerd Sonnleitner have been recognised by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) as Goodwill Ambassadors for Family Farming, an extension beyond ... [Published CattleNetwork.com - 21 hours ago]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

UN Agriculture Chief Lauds 'Key' Role of Family Farmers in Food-Secure Future

Praising family farmers for their key role in meeting the needs of a growing world population, the head of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) stressed the need to seize global momentum to improve the widespread food insecurity ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Message for the World Food Day 2014 (16 October 2014)

MESSAGE OF POPE FRANCISFOR THE WORLD FOOD DAY 2014To Prof. José Graziano da SilvaDirector General of the FAOAgain this year, World Food Day echoes the cries of our many brothers and sisters who, in many parts of the world, do not have enough to eat every ... [Published L'Osservatore Romano - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 1 reports

Family Farmers – Forward to the Future

ROME, Oct 17 2014  “Who is more concerned than the rural family with regards to preservation of natural resources for future generations?” Pope Francis posed the question in a message read by Archbishop Luigi Travaglino, Permanent Observer of the ... [Published Green (Living) Review - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Putting Family Farmers First to Eradicate Hunger

Rome - Nine out of ten of the world\'s 570 million farms are managed by families, making the family farm the predominant of agriculture, and consequently a potentially crucial agent of change in achieving sustainable food security and in eradicating hunger ... [Published UNDPI Armenia - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Solon says foreign land ownership may affect food security

Valenzuela City Rep. Sherwin Gatchalian expressed his concern on altering constitutional provisions on land ownership, noting that foreign ownership would affect the country’s food security.“Eleven of the 17 land deals in the Philippines involving foreign ... [Published Eco-Business - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2)

"We cannot look at nutrition as the responsibility of the individual alone: nutrition is a public issue. A public issue that must be addressed by governments, civil society, the private sector and academia."Event on Expo 2015, MilanJosé Graziano da Silva, ... [Published PressReleasePoint - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

What constitutes responsible investment in the food sector?

Global governments and the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) have agreed a set of principles to guide agricultural and food system investments. The principles – – encompass all parts of the food supply chain, from workers’ rights in primary food ... [Published Food Navigator - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Li Keqiang Meets with Director-General José Graziano da Silva...

In the morning of October 15 local time, Premier Li Keqiang met in Rome with Director-General José Graziano da Silva of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.Li Keqiang spoke positively of the FAO's efforts in safeguarding ... [Published Ministry Foreign Affairs People's Republic China - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 3 reports

Africa: Supporting Family Farms Key for Healthy Food Systems

While substantial progress has been made in the fight against hunger in recent years, more than 800 million people remain hungry and efforts need to be increased to reach the global target of cutting the percentage of hungry people in half by 2015, said ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

UN stresses on the need for enhanced food measures

A United Nations committee has opened its current session with a goal of adopting responsible principles to invest in agriculture and food systems to increase food security.The UN has stated that close to 805 million people are still chronically undernourished ... [Published Food Processing Technology - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 3 reports

Paradigm Shift Towards Sustainable Agriculture Needed

Policy makers should support a broad array of approaches to overhaulingglobal food systems, making them healthier and more sustainablewhile acknowledging that "we cannot rely on an input intensivemodel to increase production and that the solutions of ... [Published Stackyard - Oct 01 2014]

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Goodwill Ambassadors for Family Farming recognized [Published CattleNetwork.com - 21 hours ago]
EU and FAO step up action against desertificati... [Published Teatro Naturale International - Oct 28 2014]
UN Agriculture Chief Lauds 'Key' Role of Family... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 28 2014]
Message for the World Food Day 2014 (16 October... [Published L'Osservatore Romano - Oct 28 2014]
Can Africa halt desertification in the face of ... [Published People Daily - Oct 28 2014]
Feed the world [Published Deccan Herald - Oct 27 2014]
Family Farmers – Forward to the Future [Published Green (Living) Review - Oct 27 2014]
Report: Fewer people in the world are malnourished [Published Yahoo! News - Oct 27 2014]
World: FAO and AfricaRice strengthen ties to su... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 27 2014]
Beyond the International Year of Family Farming [Published Ein News - Oct 27 2014]
World Meeting of Popular Movements holds encoun... [Published News.va - Oct 27 2014]
Long-term Support for Farming, Fishing Communit... [Published The Dairy Site - Oct 27 2014]
Putting Family Farmers First to Eradicate Hunger [Published UNDPI Armenia - Oct 24 2014]
Why World Hunger Won't Go Away [Published Worldcrunch - Oct 23 2014]
Salone del Gusto opens in Turin with focus on f... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - Oct 23 2014]
EU, FAO launch “greening” programme [Published Industry Sourcing - Oct 23 2014]
Solon says foreign land ownership may affect fo... [Published Eco-Business - Oct 23 2014]
Second International Conference on Nutrition (I... [Published PressReleasePoint - Oct 22 2014]
World: EU and FAO step up action against desert... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 22 2014]
‘Family Farming: Feeding the world, caring for ... [Published Sri Lanka Island - Oct 21 2014]
World Rural Women Day celebrated [Published The News International - Oct 21 2014]
CFS Endorses Principles for Investing in Agricu... [Published Biodiversity Policy & Practice - Oct 20 2014]
FAO Director-General: Private sector plays a cr... [Published International Fertilizer Industry Association - Oct 20 2014]
What constitutes responsible investment in the ... [Published Food Navigator - Oct 20 2014]
Kufuor Emphasizes The Need To Enhance Family Fa... [Published Peace FM - Oct 20 2014]
4 takeaways from the 2014 Committee on Food Sec... [Published Devex - Oct 20 2014]
- National Geographic, FAO agree to provide inf... [Published FnBnews.com - Oct 20 2014]
- Family farms change agents in sustainable foo... [Published FnBnews.com - Oct 18 2014]
‘Eat What We Produce’ campaign launched [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Oct 18 2014]
ITPGR High-Level Round Table Discusses Climate-... [Published Biodiversity Policy & Practice - Oct 17 2014]
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Family Farmers – Forward to the Future [Published Green (Living) Review - Oct 27 2014]
ROME, Oct 17 2014  “Who is more concerned than the rural family with regards to preservation of natural resources for future generations?” Pope Francis posed the question in a message read by Archbishop Luigi Travaglino, Permanent Observer of the ...
World: FAO and AfricaRice strengthen ties to su... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 27 2014]
Source: Africa Rice CenterCountry: World A delegation led by Mr Bukar Tijani, FAO Assistant Director-General and Regional Representative for Africa, visited the Africa Rice Center (AfricaRice) on 22 October 2014 to explore opportunities for strategic ...
World: EU and FAO step up action against desert... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 22 2014]
Source: European Commission, Food and Agriculture OrganizationCountry: World €41 million effort should help end hunger, foster stability and adapt to climate change 22 October 2014, Brussels/Rome - The European Union (EU) and FAO in collaboration with ...
World: National Geographic/FAO: Raising awarene... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 17 2014]
Source: Food and Agriculture OrganizationCountry: World Joint agreement formalises collaboration on food issues 17 October 2014, Rome - The National Geographic Society and FAO today agreed to work together to provide information and raise awareness about ...
World: Supporting family farms key for healthy ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 16 2014]
Source: Food and Agriculture OrganizationCountry: World World Food Day stresses need for innovation, participation and inclusion 16 October 2014, Rome - While substantial progress has been made in the fight against hunger in recent years, more than ...
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