Decentralization efforts continue with
increased capacity in regions
November 21, 2009, Rome - FAO
continues its efforts to strengthen the capacity of its decentralized offices.
This week, agreements were signed with the Governments of Barbados, Egypt
and Tunisia to increase the capacity of the UN agency's decentralized offices
to respond to the needs of member countries in a timely and effective manner.
The agreements, which foresee additional
inputs by the host governments, will upscale the technical capacity of
FAO's offices in these three regions to the level of some other offices