José Manuel BARROSO, President of the EC receives José Graziano DA SILVA, Director General of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations: handshake
Première transmission: 11/10/2012
Brussels, Belgium - EC/Berlaymont
Fin de production: 11/10/2012
On 11 October, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC receives José Graziano Da Silva, Director General of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
They agreed that the EU is a key strategic partner for the FAO and should play a full role in it. They discussed food security including development, resilience and nutrition policies, as well as global governance issues. On Wednesday, Mr Graziano da Silva also met Commissioner for Development Andris Piebalgs, Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Dacian Cioloș and Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Maria Damanaki.
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||Arrival of José Graziano Da Silva, Director General of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations in the meeting room
||Handshake between José Manuel Barroso, EC President and José Graziano Da Silva
||José Manuel Barroso and José Graziano Da Silva sitting
||Roundtable with José Manuel Barroso and José Graziano Da Silva (2 shots)