Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) - Georgia

Unverified non-profit organisation

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) was founded in 1945 with a mandate to raise levels of nutrition and standards of living, to improve agricultural productivity, and to better the condition of rural populations. Today, FAO is one of the largest specialised agencies in the United Nations system, and the lead agency for agriculture, forestry, fisheries, and rural development. As an intergovernmental organisation, FAO has 187 member countries plus one member organisation, the European Community.