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Call for experiences in the use and application of three sets of CFS policy recommendations on smallholder agriculture in the context of food security and nutrition

21/01/2019 - A stocktaking event is planned to be held in October 2019 during CFS 46 Plenary Session of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) to monitor the use and application of the following CFS policy [...]

The FAO/WHO/WTO International Forum on Food Safety and Trade

23/04/2019 - 23-24 April 2019Geneva, Switzerland Continuing the discussions from the Addis Conference, the Geneva Forum will address the trade-related aspects and challenges of food safety. The food safety [...]

World Health Assembly

20/05/2019 - 20–28 May 2019Geneva, Switzerland The World Health Assembly is the decision-making body of WHO. It is attended by delegations from all WHO Member States and focuses on a specific health agenda [...]

EAT Stockholm Food Forum 2019

12/06/2019 - 12-13 June 13, 2019 Annexet and Quality Hotel Globe Stockholm (Sweden) EAT Stockholm Food Forum is a carefully curated event, open to up to 1000 delegates by invitation only, which gathers [...]

50th Sessions of the UNFCCC Subsidiary Bodies

17/06/2019 - 17-27 June 2019World Conference Center BonnBonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany We will update this page as more information becomes available. [...]

Food Governance Conference

03/07/2019 - 3–5 July 2019 Sydney (Australia) From 3 to 5 July 2019 the Sydney Law School and the University of Sydney's Charles Perkins Centre will host the second Food [...]

High-Level Political Forum 2019 - Empowering people and ensuring inclusiveness and equality

09/07/2019 - 9-18 July 2019UN HQ, New York  The meeting of the high-level political forum on sustainable development in 2019 convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council, will be held [...]

World Water Week 2019: Water for society – Including all

25/08/2019 - 25-30 August 2019, Tele2 Arena, Stockholm (Sweden) World Water Week is the annual focal point for the globe’s water issues. It is organized by SIWI. In 2019, World Water Week [...]

UN Secretary-General 2019 Climate Summit

23/09/2019 - 23 September 2019UN HQ, New York (USA)Climate change is the defining issue of our time and now is the defining moment to do something about it. There is still time to tackle climate change, but it [...]

Healthy Urban Childhoods

08/10/2019 - 8 – 9 October 2019Uppsala, Sweden Uppsala Health Summit is a recurring international policy arena for dialogue on challenges for health and healthcare, and how we can overcome them. In 2019, [...]

46th Session of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS)

14/10/2019 - 14-18 October 2019, FAO, Rome, Italy CFS 46: Accelerating progress on SDG2 to achieve all the SDGs The Committee on World Food Security (CFS) is the foremost inclusive international and [...]

2019 UN Climate Change Conference (UNFCCC COP 25)

11/11/2019 - 11-22 November 2019Santiago, Chile The United Nations Framework Convention (UNFCCC) is the international response to climate change. It is a treaty that establishes the basic obligations of the 196 [...]

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Joint child malnutrition estimates - Levels and trends, 2019 edition The UNICEF-WHO-World Bank Group team released new joint estimates for child stunting, overweight, underweight, wasting and severe wasting (March 2019 edition) using the same methodology as in previous…
Global Report on Food Crises 2019 Around 113 million people in 53 countries experienced acute food insecurity in 2018, compared to 124 million in 2017. However, the number of people in the world facing food crises has remained well…