Standing Committee Agriculture News

Gender Equality and Women’s and Girls’ Empowerment in the Context of Food Security and NutritionConsultation for the development of the CFS Voluntary Guidelines in the context of Food Security and Nutrition Please go to http://newsletters.fao.org/c/11gukf8AdQujwOB72xr7YlW9S and be updated about the Consultation. To read the introduction to the consultation and the discussion questions, please visit the consultation page in English, Español, Français, Русский, 中文 or...

UN Food Systems Summit 2021
The People’s Summit has arrived! The UN Food Systems Summit, held virtually during the UN General Assembly in New York on September 23, is setting the stage for global food systems transformation to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.

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FAO Director-General: World faces historic task to turn the tide on ending hunger, poverty and achieving the other SDGs A holistic and coordinated approach is urgently needed to transform agri-food systems and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. This was the call made by the QU Dongyu, Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) to world leaders participating in the opening today of the Pre-Summit of the UN Food Systems Summit....

UN FSS Pre-Summit affiliated event: Putting Nutrition at the Centre of Food Systems Transformation Tuesday, 27 July 2021 1:30pm to 2:20pm (CEST) | 7:30am to 8:20am (EDT) > Register here

UN Food Systems Summit
In 2021, UN Secretary-General António Guterres will convene a Food Systems Summit as part of the Decade of Action to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.

Standing Committee Chair - Cristina Gorajski Visconti, Italy
Portrait Cristina Gorajski Visconti, Italy - Standing Committee Chair 2021-2024 - Agriculture