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New CFS Guidelines on Food Systems and Nutrition Released

Released ahead of the UN Food Systems Summit, the guidelines will support countries in their efforts to eradicate all forms of hunger and malnutrition through a food systems lens

Rome, 12 February 2021 — The Committee on World Food Security (CFS)this…

CFS Special Event on Strengthening Global Governance of Food Security and Nutrition Starts

The High-Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition (HLPE) Issues Paper on COVID-19 launched

Rome, Italy, 12 October 2020 — The Committee on World Food Security (CFS) is this week hosting a special event on…

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COVID-19 — Pre-existing gender discrimination provides fertile ground for increased inequality, to the detriment of food security and nutrition

Evidence from around the world shows that women are disproportionately affected by economic shocks and crises. The COVID-19 pandemic is no exception. Women are hard hit as individuals and in their…

This blog post is co-authored by Dr. Ilaria Bottigliero, Director, Policy, Research and Learning, International Development Law Organization (IDLO) and Françoise Trine, Senior Food Security Officer, Secretariat of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS).

Providing better lives in a cocoa co-operative

In societies where there is a high degree of gender inequality, there is also a…

We can’t do it alone: How to leverage multi-stakeholder partnerships to address hunger and malnutrition in the world

Addressing the challenges that the world faces to eliminate hunger and all forms of malnutrition is a complex, multi-faceted issue that requires a holistic approach, with multiple partners involved in finding workable…

Committee on World Food Security (CFS)

CFS is a United Nations multistakeholder body striving to achieve food security and nutrition for all through global coordination, learning and policy

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