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United States Opening Statement at the February 2021 WFP Executive Board given by Chargé d’Affaires a.i. Jennifer Harhigh

The U.S. Government remains committed to our strong partnership with WFP.   The Biden Administration looks forward to continuing--and strengthening--the long tradition of close collaboration with WFP to meet the needs of the world’s most vulnerable populations.   
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Remarks by President Biden at the 2021 Virtual Munich Security Conference

I speak today as President of the United States at the very start of my administration, and I’m sending a clear message to the world: America is back.  The transatlantic alliance is back.  And we are not looking backward; we are looking forward, together.
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United States Announces Leading Pledge to the International Fund for Agricultural Development’s Twelfth Replenishment of Resources

Today, the United States announced a pledge of $129 million in support of the Twelfth Replenishment of Resources for the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD-12 Replenishment).  This announcement makes the United States the leading donor to the IFAD-12 Replenishment.
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U.S. Statement and Explanation of Position on CFS 47: Voluntary Guidelines on Food Security and Nutrition

CFS 47: Voluntary Guidelines on Food Security and Nutrition February 10, 2021, 9:30 a.m. (Rome) U.S. STATEMENT: • The Voluntary Guidelines on Food Systems and Nutrition are the endpoint of an enormous effort by the Committee on World Food Security to reach consensus on a set of recommendations to improve performance across food systems for ...
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