FAO: Local actions key to ending global hunger
23.10.2017 09:17 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
As of last week, while speaking within the third meeting of the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact in Valencia (Spain), José Graziano da Silva, Head of UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), said cities play an important role within making «radical changes» worldwide to curb hunger, malnutrition and food waste.
As to the report, leaders from more than 150 cities attended the meeting. It is to be admitted, the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact aims to curb hunger and solve other food related problems.
As to the report, while highlighting FAO support and efforts towards the initiative, Mr Graziano da Silva urged stronger partnerships with cities worldwide.
«Local actions are critical to achieving the goal of eradicating hunger and malnutrition, guaranteeing more sustainable food systems,» he said.