World Food Day, FAO’s 75th anniversary - Lecture by Prof. Joachim von Braun


October 19, 2020.  

In case you missed it, you can watch the Lecture by Prof. Joachim von Braun on “The Role of Policy, Innovation, Bio-economy and SDGs in Agri Food System Transformation”

here at UN Web TV: http://webtv.un.org/watch/watch/world-food-day-2020-fao75-celebration-session-2/6201785227001/?term

World Food Day, FAO’s 75th anniversary

http://www.fao.org/world-food-day/home/en/


Agenda: Introduction by the moderator Ms Yasmina Bouziane, Deputy-Director, FAO Office of Communications

Screening of World Food Day video

Mr QU Dongyu, Director-General

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

His Holiness Pope Francis

His Excellency Sergio Mattarella

President of the Republic of Italy

Mr António Guterres, UN Secretary-General

His Majesty King Letsie III of Lesotho

FAO Special Goodwill Ambassador for Nutrition

Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain

FAO Special Goodwill Ambassador for Nutrition

Mr Gilbert F. Houngbo President, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Mr David M. Beasley Executive Director, World Food Programme (WFP)

Conclusion

Lecture

by Professor Joachim von Braun.

 

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