FAO MEDIA VAULT

  • FAO in Action
  • Types of Content
  • Regions
  • Healthy diets vital for progress in Lao PDR, say UN food agencies

    14 May - Ban Bor, Lao PDR 1. Various of children receiving food in a village school 2. Children eating 3. Children filling up water bottles 4. Children water plant in garden 5. Sign reading in English “Grow to eat, eat to grow” 6. Tilt down to garden 7. Children washing hands 15 May - Ban Bor school, Xay District, Lao PD 8. FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva and WFP Executive Director David Beasley and IFAD's Sub-regional Director Thomas Rath being greeted by school children 9. WFP Executive Director David Beasley shaking hards with children 10. FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva and WFP Executive Director David Beasley interacting with school staff 11. FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva and WFP Executive Director David Beasley and IFAD's Sub-regional Director Thomas Rath sitting behind a table at school 12. FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva interacting with school children who are having meals 13. SOUNDBITE ( English ) FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva, “ Providing adequate nutrition for children is the best investment that we can do for the future of a nation. “ 14. Various op of school children with the FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva and WFP Executive Director David Beasley and IFAD's Sub-regional Director Thomas Rath at the School Meals Programme Handover Ceremony 15. SOUNDBITE ( English ) WFP Executive Director David Beasley, “ World Food Programe working with our partners FAO and IFAD and with you, the people and the leaders of Lao, I do believe that we can accomplish and achieve great things for our children and a great future for Lao.” 16. Various visit to a school garden 15 May - Ban Houay Jay, Lao PDR 17. ( From camera left to right) IFAD's Sub-regional Director Thomas Rath, FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva, WFP Executive Director David Beasley at the site of Agriculture for Nutrition programme, listening to briefing of the latest of project 18. Women feeding children 19. A woman cutting a carrot 14 May - Ban Bor, Lao PDR 20. Various woman cooking as children looking on 14 May – Ban Houy Jay, Lao PDR 21. A sign reading “Houy Jay Village, Pasture plot for propagation” 22. Various men collecting grasses 23. Close of chicken at farm 24. Man feeding chicken 14 May -Ban Houay Jay, Lao PDR 25. Various a woman planting 26. VOX POP ( Lao) Dao Keopaserth, project beneficiary, Houaychai village, WFP), “Our 6 months up to 2 years kids can get high vitamin when eating green vegetables.” 27. Woman planting

    Healthy diets vital for progress in Lao PDR, say UN food agencies

    Video