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COLUMNISTS
José Graziano da Silva
José Graziano da Silva

José Graziano da Silva is the Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

COLUMNISTS
José Graziano da Silva
José Graziano da Silva

José Graziano da Silva is the Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

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It is time to address water and food scarcity in NENA

Sunday, 31 March 2019

The Near East and North Africa (NENA) region, one of the most arid areas of the world, has been ...

Saving the date palm from the Red Weevil

Thursday, 07 March 2019

Deeply rooted in the economies and cultures of the people of the Near East and North Africa, the ...

Zero Hunger: Our actions today are our future tomorrow

Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Just three years ago, in September 2015, all United Nations Member States approved the 2030 Agenda ...

Resilience against conflicts key to ending hunger

Wednesday, 09 May 2018

Many countries in the Near East and North Africa deserve praise for keeping food security high on ...

Agriculture in humanitarian response saves livelihoods and lives

Monday, 26 February 2018

Last year, the Food and Agriculture Organization announced a rise in the number of hungry people in ...

Rising above hunger and all forms of malnutrition

Thursday, 15 February 2018

An African proverb says that “wisdom is like a baobab tree – no one individual can ...

No one can walk alone in tackling climate change

Saturday, 11 February 2017

Thousands of government leaders and international policy experts will gather soon for the World ...

No landing, no pirates: Port State Measures Agreement can sink illegal fishing

Monday, 11 July 2016

Last year, roughly one of every six fish sold around the world was caught illegally. That number is ...

Hunger and conflicts walk hand in hand

Wednesday, 11 May 2016

This week, the Food and Agriculture Organization FAO of the United Nations is convening, in Rome, ...

Nurturing the date palm tree, a symbol of civilization and resilience

Wednesday, 16 March 2016

The international community’s adoption of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda means that, ...

Tackling climate change while fighting hunger

Friday, 27 November 2015

The COP 21 climate conference, to be held in Paris in the aftermath of the recent barbarian acts of ...

Breaking the bonds of rural poverty, once and for all

Friday, 09 October 2015

This Oct. 16, World Food Day, the world has a lot to celebrate. As a global community, we’ve ...

Much more than trees: Forests are key to sustainable development

Monday, 07 September 2015

Good news is being delivered this week at the World Forestry Congress in Durban, South Africa: the ...

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