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Synonyms for FAO

the United Nations agency concerned with the international organization of food and agriculture

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"FAO works closely with key stakeholders to support improvements in data collection and accuracy.
Welcoming the decision of GCF, FAO Deputy Director General of Climate and Natural Resources Maria Helena Semedo said: 'We are at a critical moment that calls for bold climate action that can stimulate concrete solutions to help build resilience.
While the provincial governments of Punjab and Sindh have committed an additional US $ 12.7 million in co-financing to be managed by FAO.
In 2018, FAO hosted its first-ever seed fair in northeastern Nigeria, in Nangere, Yobe State, reaching 630 farmers.
Philippine poultry meat imports this year would reach 318,000 MT, nearly 10 percent over last year's 290,000 MT, the FAO said.
Azerbaijan and FAO implemented 53 projects in 1995-2018, in addition, currently, the implementation of another six projects are underway, and four are planned to commence in the near future.
The FAO delegation sought cooperation of the state minister for the projects taken under GEF fund for the development of the fisheries sector and under FAO and World Food Programme (WFP) for the welfare of the Rohingya people staying in Bangladesh.
The collaboration is in direct support to FAO's strategic objectives to make agriculture and fisheries sectors more productive and sustainable and to improve livelihoods of small scale family farmers through joint support to the three FAO's Regional Initiatives on Small Scale Family Farming, on water scarcity and building resilience for food security and nutrition.
In a relevant development on Tuesday, FAO officials and Iran's Forests, Range and Watershed Management Organization (FRWO) agreed to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on watershed management.
UNHCR High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi appreciated the collaboration between UNHCR and FAO to help build sustainable livelihoods for Afghan refugees.
Speaking at the signing ceremony, Dr Ishtiaq Ahmad remarked that the moments would be remembered in the history of higher education in the country as on the day, FAO signed its first-ever letter of intent with a public sector university of Pakistan.
SARGODHA -- The University of Sargodha (UOS) has become firstever public sector university to sign a letter of intent with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations .
The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) revealed on Thursday that food prices witnessed in July the sharpest monthly drop since last December, as it decreased by 3.7% in July, according to Reuters.
THE United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Food Programme (WFP) have launched a joint effort to support conflict-affected people in northeastern Nigeria to increase their food production and reduce dependence on food assistance.