In Nicaragua, we will co-sponsor The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations’ two-day fair from November 11-12th in Managua to continue the celebration of World Food Day. The purpose of this activity is to bring attention to the serious problem of world food security. As the second poorest country in the hemisphere, the issue of food security is critical for Nicaragua.
In Iraq, we will hold training as part of the Iraq Legislative Strengthening Project (ILSP). The training will focus on 1) Legislative Drafting Training, 2) Analyzing Law 56 of 1977 “collecting Governmental Debts”, 3) Basic Report Writing and 4) Motivation and Team Building.
In Kyrgyzstan, we will open a Food for Peace food distribution site. This event will support transparency of food distribution and also support reconciliation and trust among ethnic group beneficiaries.