27 June 2011, Rome - Commissioner for Development of the European Commission Andris Piebalgs. Signing Ceremony between the European Union and Rome-based UN agencies FAO, WFP and IFAD. FAO Conference, 37th Session, FAO headquarters (Iran Room). The European Commission, FAO, WFP and IFAD signed a Statement of Intent on Programmatic Cooperation on Food Security and Nutrition to harmonize and coordinate the implementation of their goals related to food security and humanitarian food assistance. Signatories include: FAO Director-General Jacques Diouf; Mr. Kanayo Nwuanze, President of IFAD and Mrs. Josette Sheran, Executive Director of WFP; Andris Piebalgs, Commissioner for Development of the European Commission; Kristallina Georgieva, Commissioner for International Co-operation, Humanitarian aid and Crisis Response of the European Commission.