Why was the UN World Food Programme awarded the Nobel Peace Prize?

About the Session

This year's Nobel Peace Prize went to the world's largest humanitarian organization, the UN World Food Program (WFP), for its work to combat hunger and for its contribution to building peace in conflict zones.

Exclusively for Russian Donors Forum conference, we will have an interview with Oleg Kobyakov, Director of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Liaison Office with the Russian Federation. What will be the impact of the pandemic on further work to achieve sustainable development goals in the world? How to ensure the most effective involvement of corporations and private foundations in the work to achieve the SDGs and SDG 2 on eradicating hunger in particular?

Speakers

Oleg Kobiakov

Director of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Liaison Office with the Russian Federation