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HLPE eConsultation - Global Narrative towards 2030

03/12/2018 - Open until 21 January 2019. During its 45th Plenary Session (15-20 October 2018), the UN Committee on World Food Security (CFS) requested its High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and [...]

International Innovation Award for Sustainable Food and Agriculture

07/12/2018 - Deadline: 28 February 2019 FAO and the Government of Switzerland are calling on individuals, private companies or institutions to submit nominations for the International Innovation Award for [...]

EAT-Lancet Commission Launch

17/01/2019 - Thursday, January 17, 201914:30 – 16:00The Aula, University of Oslo, Karl Johans Gate 47 Can we feed a future population of 10 billion people a healthy diet within planetary [...]

Promoting youth and women engagement and employment in food systems across the rural-urban continuum

04/02/2019 - 04 Feb 2019, 09:30 - 17:00 (CET)FAO HQ, Green RoomRome, Italy Over the next 15 years, it is estimated that about 1.6 billion people will reach working age in low and middle-income [...]

2nd Global Conference on the One Planet: Sustainable Food Systems Programme

05/02/2019 - 5-7 FebruarySan Jose, Costa Rica The Sustainable Food Systems Programme of the UN One Planet network (10YFP) is a multi-stakeholder partnership with the aim to accelerate the shift towards [...]

4th International Congress Hidden Hunger "Hidden hunger and the transformation of food systems: How to combat the double burden of malnutrition?"

27/02/2019 - February 27 - March 1, 2019 University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart (Germany) The 4th Congress Hidden Hunger is a continuation of the successful, international event series "Congress Hidden [...]

4th session of the UN Environment Assembly

11/03/2019 - 11-15 March 2019Nairobi, Kenya The United Nations Environment Assembly is the world’s highest-level decision-making body on the environment. It addresses the critical environmental challenges [...]

Commission on the Status of Women (CSW63)

11/03/2019 - 11-22 March 2019United Nations HQ, New York (USA) The sixty-third session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from 11 to [...]

Global Food Security Symposium 2019

20/03/2019 - 20-21 March 2019Washington DC, USA Convened annually, the Global Food Security Symposium addresses the US government's and international community’s progress on global food security [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

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FAO Policy Guidance Note #12: Food systems for healthy diets Strengthening Sector Policies for Better Food Security and Nutrition Results This guidance note supports the use of a comprehensive food systems approach (rather than a sectoral approach) and gives…
Sight and Life and WFP Supplement: Scaling up Rice Fortification in West Africa In West Africa, the prevalence and impact of micronutrient deficiencies are significant, and anemia, vitamin A deficiency, and iodine deficiency remain of public health concern. For example, every…