Tag: United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

57 per cent overall target reached as CARICOM works to achieve ‘Vision 25 by 2025’ – CARICOM MTF Reports

57 per cent overall target reached as CARICOM works to achieve ‘Vision 25 by 2025’ – CARICOM MTF Reports

- February 6, 2023

Last Friday during this year’s first CARICOM Ministerial Taskforce (MTF) on Food Production and Food Security meeting, it was announced ... Read More

Guyana to host 38th FAO Regional Conference in 2024

Guyana to host 38th FAO Regional Conference in 2024

- April 5, 2022

Guyana will, in 2024, host the 38th session of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Regional Conference for ... Read More

“SIDS are most affected and should make their voices heard” – Minister Mustapha on global climate change mitigation efforts

“SIDS are most affected and should make their voices heard” – Minister Mustapha on global climate change mitigation efforts

- April 1, 2022

With many countries in this part of the region being the most affected by the devastating impacts of climate change, ... Read More

“Sustainable consumption and production patterns needed to achieve better production” – Min. Mustapha

“Sustainable consumption and production patterns needed to achieve better production” – Min. Mustapha

- March 30, 2022

During his presentation today at the 37th session of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Regional Conference for ... Read More

FAO donates $3M data collection equipment to GRDB aimed at strengthening monitoring systems

FAO donates $3M data collection equipment to GRDB aimed at strengthening monitoring systems

- November 9, 2021

Today the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) received several pieces of equipment and operational manuals that will be used to ... Read More

FAO-EU FLEGT Programme Supports Implementation of the Guyana Timber Legality Assurance System

FAO-EU FLEGT Programme Supports Implementation of the Guyana Timber Legality Assurance System

- March 12, 2021

- aims to empower VPA agencies with the tools to support capacity building programmes The Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC) with ... Read More

Women in the Fruits and Vegetable Supply Chain

Women in the Fruits and Vegetable Supply Chain

- February 24, 2021

Whether it is Anna Regina, Georgetown or Corriverton, Guyana’s markets appear traditionally dominated by women vendors. Be it fresh fruits ... Read More

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