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9 October 2015

Development leaders answer your questions LIVE for World Food Day 2015

Photo courtesy Neil Palmer/CIAT (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Photo by: Neil Palmer/CIAT (CC BY-SA 2.0)

The theme for this year’s World Food Day 2015, on 16 October, is Social Protection and Agriculture: Breaking the Cycle of Rural PovertyThe official celebration is being hosted at this year’s Expo Milano 2015, and is expected to be the Expo’s largest event.

CGIAR is hosting a global campaign
Highlighting the role of agricultural research and projects on social protection, CGIAR Centers, Programs and Partners will be answering your questions and discussing their role in breaking the cycle of rural poverty. Development leaders will appear live on Periscope ahead of World Food Day, and live broadcasted videos will be available here after each broadcast. The schedule for the broadcasts is listed below.

Your questions answered
Do you have a burning question that you would like to ask development leaders on this years World Food Day theme? This is your chance! Tweet your questions to #WFD2015 #CGIAR.

See broadcast schedule here.