The Swedish FAO Committee

Last changed: 15 October 2019

The task of the Committee is to assist the Government in its work for food security for all, while taking account of global development and the preservation of biodiversity in the areas of agriculture, forestry and fisheries.

It is also to spread knowledge about and raise interest in the work of FAO in Sweden. The Committee consist of 12 members and its chair. SLU is represented in the Committee by Sara Gräslund, head of SLU Global.

The Swedish FAO Committee was formed in 1950, the same year that Sweden became a member of FAO. 

Read more (in Swedish)


SLU Global supports and facilitates SLU's commitment to improve the situation for people in low-income countries based on the Global Goals of the Agenda 2030 for sustainable development.

SLU Global
Vice-Chancellor's Office

Agricultural Sciences for Global Development
PO Box 7005, SE-750 07 Uppsala
Visiting address: Almas Allé 7 
Subscribe to our newsletter and follow us in social media.                                  

Page editor: