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Arabic
منظمة الأغذية والزراعة للأمم المتحدة

English
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Remarks
The Food and Agriculture Organization (the Organization), was established on 16 October 1945. Its headquarters are in Rome, Italy. The purpose of the Organization is to raise levels of nutrition and standards of living; secure improvements in the efficiency of the production and distribution of all food and agricultural products; better the condition of rural populations; and thus contribute toward an expanding world economy and ensure humanity's freedom from hunger. 
Remarks source
FAO Conference, FAO, 2005. 
FAO
Form
Abbreviation

Spanish
Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Alimentación y la Agricultura
Observaciones
Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Agricultura y la Alimentación 
Fuente de las observaciones
Denominación obsoleta. 
FAO
Forma
Abbreviation

French
FAO
Organisation des Nations Unies pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture
OAA
Observations
Le sigle officiel est « FAO »; il est d’ailleurs déposé et protégé – comme faisant part de l’emblème de l’Organisation – depuis le 1er juillet 1964 auprès de l’Organisation mondiale de la propriété intellectuelle (alors Bureaux internationaux de la protection de la propriété intellectuelle) au titre de l’article 6 de la Convention de Paris pour la protection de la propriété industrielle. 

Italian
Organizzazione delle Nazioni Unite per l'alimentazione e l'agricoltura
Fonte del termine
GB, FAO, 2005. 
FAO
Fonte del termine
GB, FAO, 2005. 

Portuguese
Organização das Nações Unidas para a Alimentação e a Agricultura
Remarks
Lang=Pt 

Russian
Продовольственная и сельскохозяйственная организация Объединенных Наций
Источник (термина)
TRG/KCCM, FAO, 2007. 
ФАО
Источник (термина)
TRG/KCCM, FAO, 2007. 

Chinese
联合国粮食及农业组织

 
Record info
Entry Status Location Reliability Source Language Category
46063 Validated Public 5- International Standard (or formally accepted title) English Bodies
Source
TRS, 1982;  TRG/KCCM, FAO, 2007;  CCLM, FAO, 2011 (MA232);  37th Session of the FAO Conference (C 37) MB767;  AC2011/19 Official Name of FAO in Spanish, August 2011; 
Subject Remarks
TITLES Also [OAA]in French. The use of OAA is restricted to the title of the Permanent Representative and to the Director-General's invitations only. The proposal that the official name of FAO in Spanish be brought into line with the other languages of FAO to read “Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Alimentación y la Agricultura” will be presented to the Thirty-seventh Session of the FAO Conference (Rome, 25 June-2 July 2011) for endorsement.