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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (1945 - )

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United Nations

From
1945
Alternative Names
  • FAO
Url
http://www.fao.org
Location
FAO Headquarters
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
00100 Rome, Italy
Tel: (+39) 06 57051
Fax: (+39) 06 570 53152
Email: FAO-HQ@fao.org

Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific
39 Phra Atit Road
Bangkok 10200, Thailand
Tel: (+66) 2 6974000
Fax: (+66) 2 6974445
Email: FAO-RAP@fao.org
Summary

"The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations leads international efforts to defeat hunger. Serving both developed and developing countries, FAO acts as a neutral forum where all nations meet as equals to negotiate agreements and debate policy."

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Published Resources

Reports

  • HIV and Infant Feeding: Framework for Priority Action, (NLM classification: WC 503.3), WHO - World Health Organization, Geneva, 2003, 6 pp. (Also available at http://whqlibdoc.who.int/publications/2003/9241590777_eng.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • du Guerny, Jacques, Meeting the HIV/AIDS Challenge to Food Security: the role of labour saving technologies in farm-households, UNDP South East Asia HIV and Development Programme; FOA - Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, Bangkok, December 2002, 27 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • du Guerny, Jacques, Agriculture and HIV/AIDS, UNDP South East Asia HIV and Development Programme, February 2002, 21 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Garí, Josep A., Plant Diversity, Sustainable Rural Livelihoods and the HIV/AIDS Crisis, UNDP, FAO, Bangkok, June 2004, 40 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Gommes, René; Jacques du Guerny; Michael H. Glantz; Lee-Nah Hsu, Climate and HIV/AIDS: A Hotspots Analysis for Early Warning Rapid Response Systems, UNDP, FAO, Bangkok, September 2004, 36 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • UNDP - South East Asia HIV and Development Programme, Farmers' Life School Manual, UNDP, FAO, World Education, January 2004, 52 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • UNDP South East Asia HIV and Development Programme and FAO - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, African-Asian Agriculture Against AIDS, Building Regional HIV Resilience, UNDP - United Nations Development Programme; FAO, Bangkok; Rome, April 2004, 48 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]

See also

  • du Guerny, Jacques, Lee-Nah Hsu and Sin Chhitna, A Development Strategy to Empower Rural Farmers and Prevent HIV, UNDP - United Nations Development Programme, January 2002, 20 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]

Sources used to compile this entry: FAO.

Prepared by: Adam Bowles