(NAFB) – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack heads to Italy this week to attend the G20 Agriculture Ministers’ Meeting.
The Division of Agriculture says Vilsack will reaffirm America’ dedication to worldwide engagement on agriculture and make the case for joint movement on local climate, meals seurity, agricultural innovation, and nearer worldwide integration by way of commerce. The meeting seeks To assemble consensus round shared considerations forward of the G20 Leaders’ Summit 2021, deliberate for late October in Rome.
The G20’s membership, Which incorporates 19 nations and The eu Union, represents 60 % of the world’s inhabitants, 80 % Of worldwide GDP and 75 % Of worldwide exports. Vilsack will ship remarks On the G20 Open Discussion board on Sustainable Agriculture Thursday, Collectively with deliberate private conferences with counterparts from The eu Union, Brazil, Italy and Spain.
Through the meeting Saturday, Vilsack will ship remarks Specializing in the G20’s contributions to the United Nations’ upcoming Food Methods Summit and Climate Change Convention.