Permanent Representation of Germany

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The Permanent Representation of the Federal Republic of Germany represents Germany at the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO),  the World Food Programme (WFP) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).

The German Mission is led by Ambassador Dr. Hinrich Thölken.

Main responsibilites are

  • to represent Germany in committees of the three organizations, which decide e.g. on working schedules, budget, guidelines, aid projects and institutional reforms
  • to promote the presence of professional German staff in the international organizations
  • to inform the federal government about the activities of the three rome-based organizations  

Germany’s commitment to the three rome-based organizations, including significant financial contributions, is showing the high importance, which the federal government attaches to the multilateral organizations in fighting global poverty and reducing hunger.

German Permanent Representation

Via San Martino della Battaglia

Permanent Representation to FAO, WFP and IFAD - Rome

Via San Martino della Battaglia, 4

00185 Rome

Tel.: +39-06-49213 280
Fax: +39-06-49213 281

mailto: rom%27%diplo%27%de,germanrepfao

Where can you find us?

The Permanent Representation of Germany is hosted by the bilateral German embassy, which is located close to the Main Station "Stazione Termini" and easily reached by public transport or on foot.