Recent meetings

  • 6 March 2014: Third meeting of the AMIS Rapid Response Forum
  • 1-2 October 2013: Fourth meeting of the AMIS Global Food Market Information Group
  • 23-24 April 2013: Third meeting of the AMIS Global Food Market Information Group

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

The AMIS Chair

The AMIS Chair is elected by consensus among the AMIS participating countries and its term is of twelve months, covering two ordinary meetings of the Global Food Market Information Group and one of the Rapid Response Forum. The AMIS Chair does not follow the Chair of G20.

List of AMIS Chairs

Karen Schneider, Executive Director of ABARES

United States of America
Joe Glauber, Chief Economist of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Eric Allain, 
General Director for Agriculture from the Ministry of Food, Agriculture, Fisheries, Rural Development and Territorial Planning