Agriculture @ Agribusiness in South- Eastern Europe Forum
Venue: Hilton Hotel
|Event Date/Time: Nov 09, 2011||End Date/Time: Nov 10, 2011|
|Registration Date: Nov 05, 2011|
|Early Registration Date: Oct 15, 2011|
In the context of the challenging impact of the financial-economic crisis, food insecurity on global population and more than 1,3 billion people suffering from chronic hunger, Forum Invest is rallying to the efforts of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations to defeat hunger and build long-term food security programs to support agriculture and agribusiness.
Thus, agriculture is the core topic of the Forum Invest program of economic forums for 2011 â€“ 2013, launched in July 2011, on the occasion of the first edition of BUCHAREST INTERNATIONAL FORUM â€“ BIF 2011 (July 4-31, 2011). The Agriculture and Rural Development EU Commissioner, Dacian Ciolos, was the key-note speaker of the first event in the series, together with the Romanian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Teodor Baconschi, Romanian Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Valeriu Tabara, General Mayor of Bucharest, Sorin Oprescu, Minister of Agriculture and Food Industry from Republic of Moldova, Vasile Bumacov, Chairman of the Romanian Presidential Commission for Agriculture Developing Policies, Valeriu Steriu, the Romanian National Correspondent at the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Bogdan Bazga, high - level business representatives and mass-media.
The second edition of the Forum will consolidate an extended dialogue platform, where stakeholders from worldwide will be provided a generous framework to generate substantial debates and initiate long-term partnerships on food security, natural resource management, forestry and fisheries, early warning of food emergencies, disaster recovery, food safety and many other area.