Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Founding Year: 1945

Staff: 11561

Budget: ~$2.6bn (2018-2019)

Qu Dongyu (Director-General)

The FAO is “an intergovernmental organization with 194 Member Nations, two associate members and one member organization, the European Union.” Works to “generate, develop and adapt existing tools and guidelines and provide targeted governance support as a resource to country and regional level FAO offices.” Offices in over 130 countries.

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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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