Québec in Capitale-Nationale (region), Quebec — French Canadian Region
Organisation pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture
Food and Agriculture Organization
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In this building, 16th October, 1945, representatives of 44 nations met and established the Food and Agriculture Organization, first of the new United Nations agencies. Thus for the first time nations organized to raise levels of nutrition and to improve production and distribution of food and agricultural products.
Erected by Commission des lieux et monuments historiques du Canada / Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Canada, Historic Sites and Monuments Board marker series.
Location. 46° 48.718′ N, 71° 12.315′ W. Marker is in Québec, Quebec, in Capitale-Nationale (region). Touch for map. Marker is on a wall in the entrance courtyard at the Château Frontenac. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 rue des Carrières, Québec, Quebec G1R 4P5, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking 50ème anniversaire de l'Organisation pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture (here, next to this marker); Site of Armed Forces Staff Headquarters (here, next to this marker); La pierre de la Croix de Malte / The Maltese Cross Stone (within shouting distance of this marker); The VII Royal Fusiliers (within shouting distance of this marker); Le Château Frontenac (within shouting distance of this marker); Theatre de l’Estoc (within shouting distance of this marker); Seneschal’s Court (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Québec Court House (about 90 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Québec.
Also see . . . Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. (Submitted on September 12, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 12, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 12, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.