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QU Dongyu

The author is the Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

At 75, FAO is as relevant as ever

Published On: October 15, 2020 04:09 AM NPT By: QU Dongyu

The UN’s food agency was born in the wake of catastrophe. Three-quarters of a century later, its mission has been made more relevant to the world at large by another global scourge.

Fighting two pandemics hand in hand in Asia and the Pacific

Published On: August 28, 2020 01:22 PM NPT By: QU Dongyu

Ending hunger and poverty amid COVID-19 impacts will require leveraging agricultural technology, innovation and partnerships.