Contact us

AMIS Secretariat
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
00153 Rome, Italy

Tel: (+39) 06 570 52057
Fax: (+39) 06 570 53152
Email: AMIS-Secretariat@fao.org

The Rapid Response Forum

The Forum is composed of Senior Officials from countries participating in AMIS. It is designed to promote early discussion among decision-level officials about critical market conditions to encourage the coordination of policies and the development of common strategies.

Focal points

Argentina
Javier Leonel Rodriguez
Secretary of Political and Institutional Coordination and Agricultural Emergency
Argentina
Verónica Caride
National Director of International Agri-food Affairs
Australia
Libby Bie
Assistant Secretary, Multilateral Trade, Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Brazil
Marcelo Fernandes Guimarães
General-Coordinator of Studies and Information, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply
Canada
Susie Miller
Director General, Sector Development and Analysis Directorate, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
China
Zhao Lijun
Deputy Director, Department of International Cooperation, Ministry of Agriculture
Egypt
Amera ElSayed Galal
Senior Specialist, Economic Affairs Sector, Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation
European Union
Tassos Haniotis
Director
European Commission
France
Catherine Geslain-Lannéelle
General Director for Agricultural, Agrifood and Regional Policies, Ministry of Agriculture, General Directorate for Agricultural, Agrifood and Regional Policies (DGPAAT)
Germany
Dietrich Guth
Director-General, Federal Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection
Germany
Sigrun Neuwerth
Head of Division, Federal Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection
India
Rugmini Parmar
Advisor, Directorate of Economics and Statistics, Department of Agriculture and Cooperation, Ministry of Agriculture
Indonesia
Tahlim Sudaryanto
Assistant Minister for International Cooperation, Ministry of Agriculture
Italy
Felice Assenza
Director of the Office for International Affairs, Ministero delle Politiche Agricole, Alimentari e Forestali
Japan
Kenichi Kawamoto
Counsellor for International Affairs, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Kazakhstan
Shaimerden Akhmetov
Director, Processing and Agrofood Markets Department
Republic of Korea
Sooah Choi
Deputy Director, Ministry of Agriculture, Food & Rural Affairs (MAFRA)
Republic of Korea
Youngsoo Ahn
Director, Ministry of Agriculture, Food & Rural Affairs (MAFRA)
Mexico
Raul Urteaga Trani
International Affairs Coordinator, Mexican Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food
Nigeria
Muyiwa Azeez
Director of Rural Development, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
Philippines
Romeo S. Recide
Director, Bureau of Agricultural Statistics, Department of Agriculture
Russian Federation
Alexey Gospodarev
Deputy Director, Department of International Cooperation, Ministry of Agriculture
Russian Federation
Tatyana Volodko
Head of the Division of International Organizations of the Department of International Cooperations, Ministry of Agriculture
Saudi Arabia
Japer M. Al-shehri
Deputy Minister for Research and Development Affairs, Ministry of Agriculture
South Africa
Christo Joubert
National Agricultural Marketing Council
Spain
Fernando Miranda Sotillos
Director General de Producciones y Mercados Agrícolas, Ministerio de Agricultura, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente
Thailand
Surasak Pannop
Deputy Secretary General, Office of Agricultural Economics
Turkey
Muhammet Demirtaş
Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, General Directorate of Agricultural Research and Policies, Head of Department of Agricultural Economics and Policy Research
Ukraine
Sabluk Vitalii
Director, Department for Economic Development and Agricultural Market
United Kingdom
Amy Holmes
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)
United Kingdom
Maria Lacunza
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)
United Kingdom
Ian Mitchell
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)
USA
Joseph Glauber
Chief Economist, US Department of Agriculture
Viet Nam
Nguyen Thi Thuy
Deputy Directorof the Center for Informatics and Statistics, MARD