But maize quotations jump and cheese prices sink
41 countries in need of food assistance – African Swine Fever threatening food security of a large number of people
José Graziano da Silva opens Mesoamerican meeting on migration
Director-General José Graziano da Silva closes FAO Conference

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The Near East and North Africa region needs to step up its efforts to end hunger by 2030

Countries in the Arab region need to set up policies supporting local food production and improve their governance of natural resources if hunger is to be eradicated from the Near East and North Africa by 2030.


“Triple burden of malnutrition” slows down progress towards Zero Hunger in Europe and Central Asia

Despite the heterogeneity of the region, there is one common challenge related to food security that is present in all countries of Europe and Central Asia - “the triple burden of malnutrition,” representatives of FAO Member Countries heard today at a special event on the sidelines of the UN Agency's Conference.


Trailblazers for food security lauded at FAO ceremony

Government ministries in Pakistan and Rwanda, a group of Spanish journalists, a Norwegian research vessel, a group of current and former parliamentarians in Chile, and FAO field staff have been recognized at today’s FAO Awards ceremony, held on the sidelines of the 41st FAO Conference.