Approving The Agreement Between The Portuguese Republic And The United Nations Organization For Food And Agriculture On The Establishment Of An Organization's Information Office In Lisbon, Signed In Lisbon On 25 July 2008

Original Language Title: Aprova o Acordo entre a República Portuguesa e a Organização das Nações Unidas para a Agricultura e a Alimentação Relativo ao Estabelecimento de um Escritório de Informação da Organização em Lisboa, assinado em Lisboa em 25 de Julho de 2008

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PRESIDENCY of the COUNCIL of MINISTERS resolution No. 9/XI/1st given the importance of the United Nations food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in the fight against poverty and hunger worldwide, Portugal has concluded an agreement with this organization to establish an Information Office in Lisbon. The creation of the Office aims to strengthen the ability to fight against hunger and poverty, the level of technical cooperation and mutual cooperation. Aims to facilitate and improve the exchange of information and knowledge between the Member States of the community of Portuguese Language countries (CPLP) in supporting and strengthening your technical cooperation in this area crucial for combating hunger and poverty. The FAO Information Office aims to familiarize the public with still the work of this organization raising awareness-to the issue of hunger in the world. The establishment of an Office of the United Nations food and Agriculture Organization is focusing on Portugal in Lisbon by find in your territory a focus for the dissemination and sharing of information in the fight against poverty and hunger worldwide. So: under d) of paragraph 1 of article 197 of the Constitution, the Government presents to the Assembly of the Republic the following resolution: PRESIDENCY of the COUNCIL of MINISTERS resolution No. 9/XI/1st to approve the agreement between the Portuguese Republic and the United Nations Organization for food and agriculture on the establishment of an organization's Information Office in Lisbon , signed at Lisbon on 25 July 2008, whose text, authenticated versions in Portuguese and English, if published in the annex.

Seen and approved by the Council of Ministers of 18 February 2010 the Prime Minister and State Minister for Foreign Affairs the Minister of Parliamentary Affairs Minister Presidency