the UN system and agriculture:

The under-listed United Nations Agencies bearing global relevance to agriculture.   

Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) – Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: http://www.uneca.org/

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) – Rome, Italy: http://www.fao.org/

International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) – Rome, Italy: http://www.ifad.org/

United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) – New York, USA: http://www.unifem.undp.org/

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) – New York, USA: http://www.undp.org/

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) – Paris, France: http://www.unesco.org/

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) – Nairobi, Kenya: http://www.unep.org/

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) – Bonn, Germany: http://www.unfccc.int/

UN System Network on Rural Development and Food Security – Rome, Italy [FAO/IFAD]: http://www.rdfs.net/

United Nations University (UNU) – Tokyo, Japan: http://www.unu.edu/

World Bank Group – Washington DC, USA: http://www.worldbank.org/

World Food Programme (WFP) – Rome, Italy: http://www.wfp.org/

World Trade Organization (WTO) – Geneva, Switzerland: http://www.wto.org/