José Graziano

Type: Person
Name: José Graziano
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

New approaches to food systems needed to cope with climate change

An FAO project in Kiroka, Tanzania, is helping rice farmers adopt climate-smart approaches.23 September 2014, New York - Overcoming climate change is central to achieving a sustainable future for the planet's growing population, and food security must ... [Published FAO - 11 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Tagaloa reinforces commitment

:00F.A.O Director General, Tagaloa José Graziano da Silva has reaffirmed the organisation’s commitment to address food and nutritional insecurity and sustainable livelihood programmes in the Small Islands Developing States.He made the commitment in Samoa ... [Published Samoa Observer Online - 4 hours ago]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Africa lags behind in in global hunger fight - UN

Africa lags behind in achieving international hunger targets, with sub-Saharan Africa lagging behind global trends, United Nations food agencies said Tuesday. Despite overall progress in developing countries as a whole, large differences remain across ... [Published Afrique En Ligne - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

India made progress in fighting child deaths, malnutrition, but short of goals: UN

By | IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News  –United Nations, Sep 17 (IANS) India has made progress on the twin fronts of reducing hunger and child mortality but is still short of development goals, two international reports say.Fewer Indian ... [Published Yahoo! India - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 3 reports

Is complete hunger eradication possible by 2015?

With the number of undernourished people in the world declining, can the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) target be reached by 2015?Number of hungry people has declined globally by more than 100 million over the last decade. PHOTOS: WikipediaAccording ... [Published CNBC Africa - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Islands nations vulnerable to climate change

Constant droughts, increased hurricane frequency, extreme weather phenomena, sea-level rise, coastal erosion and ocean acidification are some of the climate change effects that Caribbean islands are already facing, and that threaten their survival.In ... [Published Latin America Press - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 3 reports

India: Food security tops agenda of FAO Director-General’s meeting with India’s Prime Minister Modi

Source: Food and Agriculture OrganizationCountry: India India looks forward to FAO’s help in addressing emerging challenges facing the country’s agriculture sector 10 September 2014, New Delhi, India – The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, and ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

IARI Confers Doctor of Science to FAO DG

ICAR's Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) conferred Degree of Doctor of Science (Honoris causa) on Dr. José Graziano da Silva, Director-General, United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in New Delhi by Prof. M.S. Swaminathan, ... [Published CropBiotech Update - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 2 reports

Indian institutions award FAO Director-General for efforts to promote food security

A farmer transplanting rice in India.8 September 2014, New Delhi, India – Today FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva was named Doctor Honoris Causa by the Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) and made a Fellow of India's National Academy ... [Published Ein News - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

[Samoa] Sustainable development of Small Island Developing States a global litmus test

**APIA, Samoa** ---- Coping with climate change should be seen as more than just a question of survival for small island countries - the international community should view it as a challenge to take unified action and notch up efforts to shift to a sustainable ... [Published Islands Business - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 2 reports

Africa: UN Conference On Small Island Developing States Opens in Samoa

Apia — FAO assists island countries to tackle similar sustainable development challengesA renewed political commitment to tackle the many unique, sustainable development challenges facing the world's small island states, is expected to be the most important ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

FAO’s José Graziano da Silva: “Hunger leads to conflict and conflict exacerbates hunger”

Sharing food29 August 2014, Bali – “Hunger leads to conflict and conflict exacerbates hunger,” FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva said today at the 6th Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC).The two-day (29-30 August) ... [Published Ein News - Aug 29 2014]

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Tagaloa reinforces commitment [Published Samoa Observer Online - 4 hours ago]
New approaches to food systems needed to cope w... [Published FAO - 11 hours ago]
UN: only small farmers and agroecology can feed... [Published Ecologist - 15 hours ago]
Involving Youths In Agriculture To Boost Food P... [Published The Tide Newspaper Online - Sep 20 2014]
- About 805m people across globe suffer from hu... [Published FnBnews.com - Sep 18 2014]
Africa lags behind in in global hunger fight - UN [Published Afrique En Ligne - Sep 17 2014]
Caribbean Island Nations Vulnerable To Climate ... [Published Eurasia Review - Sep 17 2014]
India made progress in fighting child deaths, m... [Published Yahoo! India - Sep 17 2014]
CWS Encouraged by Positive Trends on Hunger - T... [Published Church World Service - Sep 17 2014]
Is complete hunger eradication possible by 2015? [Published CNBC Africa - Sep 16 2014]
More than 200 million people no longer extremel... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 16 2014]
World hunger falls but more chronically underno... [Published Ghana News Agency - Sep 16 2014]
Global hunger is falling, but malnutrition stil... [Published Food Navigator - Sep 16 2014]
World: The State of Food Insecurity in the Worl... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 16 2014]
World hunger falls, but 805 million still chron... [Published Ein News - Sep 16 2014]
Islands nations vulnerable to climate change [Published Latin America Press - Sep 16 2014]
Press conference to present new UN hunger repor... [Published BizWire Express - Sep 12 2014]
- FAO’s Graziano da Silva, Modi discuss efforts... [Published FnBnews.com - Sep 12 2014]
India: Food security tops agenda of FAO Directo... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 10 2014]
Food security tops agenda of FAO Director-Gener... [Published Ein News - Sep 10 2014]
IARI Confers Doctor of Science to FAO DG [Published CropBiotech Update - Sep 10 2014]
- FAO’s director general named Doctor Honoris C... [Published FnBnews.com - Sep 10 2014]
Indian institutions award FAO Director-General ... [Published Ein News - Sep 08 2014]
India: Indian institutions award FAO Director-G... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 08 2014]
On the margins of Samoa Sids conference [Published Seychelles Nation - Sep 04 2014]
[Samoa] Sustainable development of Small Islan... [Published Islands Business - Sep 04 2014]
Africa: 'Ebola Puts W' Africa Harvests At Risk,... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 03 2014]
World: Sustainable development of Small Island ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 03 2014]
Sustainable development of Small Island Develop... [Published Ein News - Sep 03 2014]
‘Ebola puts W’ Africa harvests at risk, increas... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Sep 02 2014]
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World: The State of Food Insecurity in the Worl... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 16 2014]
Source: Food and Agriculture OrganizationCountry: World World hunger falls, but 805 million still chronically undernourished MDG target to halve proportion of world’s hungry still within reach by end of 2015 16 September 2014, Rome - About 805 ...
India: Food security tops agenda of FAO Directo... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 10 2014]
Source: Food and Agriculture OrganizationCountry: India India looks forward to FAO’s help in addressing emerging challenges facing the country’s agriculture sector 10 September 2014, New Delhi, India – The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, and ...
IARI Confers Doctor of Science to FAO DG [Published CropBiotech Update - Sep 10 2014]
ICAR's Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) conferred Degree of Doctor of Science (Honoris causa) on Dr. José Graziano da Silva, Director-General, United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in New Delhi by Prof. M.S. Swaminathan, ...
India: Indian institutions award FAO Director-G... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 08 2014]
Source: Food and Agriculture OrganizationCountry: Brazil, India India well positioned to take global role in post-2015 push to eradicate hunger, improve nutrition worldwide 8 September 2014, New Delhi, India – Today FAO Director-General José Graziano ...
World: Sustainable development of Small Island ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 03 2014]
Source: Food and Agriculture OrganizationCountry: World "We want more than just survival. We strive for sustainable development." - FAO Director General at SIDS Summit in Samoa 3 September 2014, Apia, Samoa/Rome - Coping with climate change should be ...
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