Promoting Global Food and Nutrition Security and increased resilience for poor rural people at IFAD event - 03/07/2014
Commissioner Piebalgs participated in an event at IFAD together with Jose Graziano da Silva, FAO Director-General; Ertharin Cousin, WFP Executive Director; and Kanayo Nwanze, President of IFAD
27/04/2014 - Canonization ceremony for Popes John XXIII and John Paul II
Rome, on the 3 February/ Commissioner Georgieva at FAO in the launch of the Sahel Response Plan Meeting
The European Union Side Event on Food Security for the CFS 40 week, 8 October 2013
20 October 2013 - HUNGER RUN 2013 in Rome
The EU Delegation supported and participated to the initiative organised by FAO, WFP, IFAD, Bioversity.
Hats with the logos of the Hunger Run 2013 and EU were made for the occasion and handed out to participants.
11 October 2013 - President Schulz met with Pope Francis
11 October 2013 - President Schulz in Community Sant'Egidio
11 October 2013 - President Schulz and Caritas. Conference at Universita Gregoriana
7 October 2013-Commissioner Dacian Ciolos at the FAO Ministerial Meeting on International Food Prices
16 September 2013 - World Food Program Executive Director, Mrs Cousin, in Brussels
9 may 2013 - Europe Day 2013
11 January 2013 - A working lunch between the World Food Programme (WFP) Executive Director Ertharin Cousin and EU Member States accredited to the United Nation WFP was held
The meeting, convened by the Head of the EU Delegation, represented an occasion to discuss the cooperation between WFP and EU on the main subjects they are working on and to update on the major current crises WFP is dealing with in the field, including the situation in the Sahel and the crises in Syria, Central African Republic and Mali. Cooperation with the other United Nations Rome-based Agencies, the post-2015 and the gender policy were also discussed.
10 December 2012 - The EU Delegation in Rome organized a reception on the occasion of the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize ceremony
19 November 2012 - Mgr. Dominique Mamberti, the Secretary for Relations with States of the Holy See, in Brussels for bilateral meetings with President Barroso and Commissioner Georgieva
8 November 2012-Commissioner Maria Damanaki in Rome, for a series of meetings with high-level personalities and organizations on key fisheries issues
On 8 November 2012, Maria Damanaki, European Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, was in Rome for a series of meetings with high-level personalities and organisations on key fisheries issues.
Commissioner Damanaki met FAO Director-General Mr Graziano da Silva and the staff of the Organisation. The main items of discussion were cooperation issues between FAO and the European Union in the fight against IUU (Illegal, Unreported, Unregulated) fishing, port state measures, joint actions in the Mediterranean and Black Sea (including FAO projects supported by the EU) and aquaculture.
19 October 2012 - EU, IFAD, FAO and WFP hosting a side event during the week of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) about the cooperation of the EU and the three Rome base agencies.
European Union, International Fund for Agriculture and Development (IFAD), Food Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and World Food Program (WFP), hosting a side event, during the week of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS), about the cooperation of the EU and the three Rome base agencies.
10 October 2012 - Visit of José Graziano da Silva, Director General of the FAO, to the EC
04 October 2012 - The EU and the International Fund for Agricultural Development sign a partnership to improve sustainable agriculture
Participation of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Development at the signature of the EU-International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) memorandum of understanding
05 JULY 2012 – RETREAT OF HEADS OF MISSION TO DISCUSS THE IMAGE OF THE EU AT THE UN AGENCIES IN ROME
11 MAY 2012 – COMMISSIONER GEORGIEVA MEETS IN BRUSSELS WITH MS ETHARIN COUSIN, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE WORLD FOOD PROGRAMME
10 MAY 2012 – EU PRESIDENT VAN ROMPUY MEETS IN BRUSSELS WITH MS ETHARIN COUSIN, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE WORLD FOOD PROGRAMME
9 MAY 2012 – EUROPE DAY CELEBRATION FOR THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS ACCREDITED TO THE HOLY SEE AND THE UN ORGANISATIONS IN ROME
12 NOVEMBER 2011 - POPE BENEDICT XVI MEETS WITH THE EU PRESIDENT HERMAN VAN ROMPUY
9 MAY 2011 – EUROPE DAY CELEBRATION FOR THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS ACCREDITED TO THE HOLY SEE AND THE UN ORGANISATIONS IN ROME
6 MAY 2011 - VISIT OF COMMISSIONER DALLI TO THE VATICAN
24 février 2011 REMISE DE LA GRAND-CROIX PRO MERITO MELITENSI AU CHEF DE DELEGATION, M YVES GAZZO, PAR LE GRAND MAITRE DE L'ODRE DE MALTE
28 FEBRUARY 2011 VISIT OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, JERZY BUZEK, TO THE VATICAN AND TO THE ORDER OF MALTA
26 NOVEMBRE 2010 : SEMINAR ON EU CONTRIBUTIONS TO FOOD SECURITY AND HUMANITARIAN FOOD ASSISTANCE ORGANISED BY THE DELEGATION at the FAO premises
15 October 2010 : WORLD FOOD DAY CEREMONY
01 october 2010: Presentation of the activities of the Joint Research Centre (Ispra) organised by the Delegation at the FAO premises
EUROPE DAY CELEBRATION FOR THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS ACCREDITED TO THE HOLY SEE AND TO THE UN ORGANISATIONS IN ROME - MAY 2010
16-18 NOVEMBER 2009 : EU INFORMATION DESK AT THE WORLD SUMMIT ON FOOD SECURITY IN ROME
2 october 2009 : Conference on Faith and Science organised with the French Embassy to the Holy See
20 May 2009: Conference on Climate Change organised by the EU Delegation at the FAO premises
EUROPE DAY CELEBRATION FOR THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS ACCREDITED TO THE HOLY SEE - May 2009
EUROPE DAY CELEBRATION FOR THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS ACCREDITED TO THE UN ORGANISATIONS IN ROME - May 2009
12 December 2008: Conference to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
EUROPE DAY CELEBRATION FOR THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS ACCREDITED TO THE UN ORGANISATIONS IN ROME - May 2008
EUROPE DAY CELEBRATION FOR THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS ACCREDITED TO THE HOLY SEE - May 2008
EUROPE DAY CELEBRATION FOR THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS ACCREDITED TO THE HOLY SEE - May 2007
EUROPE DAY CELEBRATION FOR THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS ACCREDITED TO THE UN ORGANISATIONS IN ROME - May 2007