Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte along with UN representative has launched Africa Centre for Climate and Sustainable development. The new center is located near the Food and Agriculture Organization headquarters in Rome.
The major objective is boosting the agricultural sectors and promoting rural development in Africa. It will help in implementing the goals of the UN’s 2030 Agenda and the landmark 2015 Paris Climate Agreement to stop depending on fossil fuel and cap global warming.
Source: Economic Times
Static/Current Takeaways Important for NIACL AO Mains Exam-
- Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Headquarters: Rome, Italy, Director General: Jose Graziano da Silva.