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PHOTO RELEASE: SEN. EDGARDO J. ANGARA OFFERS SOLUTIONS TO GLOBAL FOOD CRISIS BEFORE UN BODY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ANGARA IN UN MEET. Senator Edgardo J. Angara offers solutions to the looming global food crisis in his presentation during the 16th Session of the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Develpment in New York on 6 May 2008. In his presentation, the chairman of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, proposed, among others, the accelerated elimination of export subsidies and reducton of domestic subsidies of rich countries; cut agricultural tariffs and decrease tariff escalation; and exempt special products from developing countries from tariff cuts. Photos by Jose Jacinto Morales/Philippine Mission to the UN

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