Knowledge for policy
Event 3 July 2019

Launch of the HLPE report: Agroecological and other innovative approaches for sustainable agriculture and food systems that enhance food security and nutrition

Ambassador Mario Arvelo, Chairperson of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) and Dr Patrick Caron, Chairperson of its High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition (HLPE) are proud to announce the launch of the 14th report of the HLPE on Agroecological and other innovative approaches for sustainable agriculture and food systems that enhance food security and nutrition.


The Summary and Recommendations are available in English to download here

The event will be chaired by Ambassador Mario Arvelo, Chairperson of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS). An opening address will be made by FAO’s Agriculture and Consumer Protection Department (AG) Assistant Director-General, Bukar Tijani.


Next steps: the Report will be edited and made available on-line in English within the next few days after the launch. It will be released in all UN official languages six weeks before the opening of the next plenary session of the CFS.


Feel free to disseminate this information to your networks and, if you are in Rome, do not forget to send us a mail requesting your building pass!

 

  • Webcast: The event will be webcast live at: http://www.fao.org/webcast/home/en/
  • Agenda: The draft agenda of the event can be downloaded here
  • Participation: No registration is required; please contact the Secretariat at cfs-hlpe@fao.org if you need a building pass to attend the launch