What is Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)?
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) meaning
| established – 16 October 1945|
aim – to raise living standards and increase availability of agricultural products; a UN specialized agency
members – (195) includes all UN member countries except Liechtenstein (192 total); plus Cook Islands, EU, and Niue
associate members – (2) Faroe Islands, Tokelau
reference: The World Factbook 2017. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2017. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html