On Friday, 19 May, at 3:30 p.m., the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Angelino Alfano, will meet at the Farnesina with the Director General of the FAO (Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations), José Graziano da Silva.
The meeting will be followed by the signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding between the IILA (Italo-Latin American Institute) and the FAO on cooperating over food security and rural development in Latin America.
After the ceremony, Foreign Minister, Angelino Alfano, the Secretary General of the IILA Donato di Santo and the Director General of the FAO José Graziano da Silva (to be confirmed) will hold a joint press point.
Journalists, photographers and TV crews interested in following the press point are requested to apply for accreditation in one of the following two ways:
– by filling the interactive form and clicking on the event concerned at the link http://mae.accreditationsystem.info/ITA/Indice.asp, attaching thereto, unless already provided, the information requested in digital format (letter from the media organisation and, for representatives of foreign media, also a Note Verbale released by the Rome Embassy of the media organisation’s Country).
– by sending an email to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation’s Institutional Press and Communication Service at the following address: email@example.com (Tel. + 39 06/3691.3432 or 8573 or 8210), attaching thereto the letter of his/her media organisation (or press card) and, for members of the foreign press, a Note Verbale released by the Rome Embassy of the media organisation’s Country.
Accredited journalists, photographers and TV crews may collect their accreditation badges in person at the rear entrance of the Ministry on Via della Macchia della Farnesina, from 3:15 to 4 p.m.