Infopoint Lunchtime Conference: Hunger and Food Security

Infopoint Lunchtime Conference: Hunger and Food Security

An overview of the situation of food and nutrition security in the world today will be presented. Special emphasis will be given to the current situation of El Niño, current droughts in Africa South of the Sahara, and potential policies that need to be put in place in the future to minimize these and associated risks.

Live streaming

Speakers

Introduction

Jean-Pierre Halkin

Head of Unit - DEVCO C1- Rural development, Food security, Nutrition

 

Presentation

Maximo Torrero

Director, Markets, Trade and Institutions Division, International Food Policy Research Institute

 

Conference Language: English

Q&A session: English