Agency chiefs issue joint call to keep food trade flowing in response to COVID-19

Agency chiefs issue joint call to keep food trade flowing in response to COVID-19
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Apr 01, 2020

The heads of the World Trade Organization (WTO), the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO) issued a joint statement on 31 March calling on governments to minimise the impact of COVID-19 related border restrictions on trade in food. “Now is the time to show solidarity, act responsibly and adhere to our common goal of enhancing food security, food safety and nutrition and improving the general welfare of people around the world,” the agency heads said. The Joint Statement is below.




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