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Food Systems
Trade and production
 
Blog Post
8 June 2022
Profound impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Livestock Systems and Food Security

The COVID-19 pandemic has had an unprecedented impact on small livestock producers in low-income countries and worsened food insecurity. Assem Abu Hatab, Lena Krautscheid and Sofia Boqvist,...

Food Systems
 
Event
5 May 2022
World Food Summit

Hosted by the Government of Denmark, this year’s World Food Summit will focus on combatting climate change. The Summit will address how global food systems affect climate change and conversely...

Food Systems
 
Blog Post
2 May 2022
The burden of COVID-19 in a brittle food system for agricultural migrant workers

As stated by the FAO, “Internal and international migrants contribute to agriculture and rural development in many ways, not only by sending remittances or transferring knowledge to their home...

Food Systems
 
Event
19 April 2022
AgriFoSe2030 webinar

Welcome to this joint webinar within the AgriFoSe2030 programme. We will be looking at practical tools for assessing trade-offs between agricultural productivity and ecosystems functions, drawing...

Food Systems
 
News Story
8 April 2022
Towards a more sustainable, just and inclusive food systems

Why is important to focus on investments & policy changes on rural food value chains? This article highlights the main takeaways from the presentation of the IFAD's Rural Development report 2021

Health and nutrition
Food Security and Nutrition
 
Event
8 March 2022
FAO: 36th Session of the Regional Conference for Asia and the Pacific

The Thirty-sixth Session of the Regional Conference for Asia and the Pacific will be a forum to discuss current country and regional priorities and  pressing issues in the region such as the...

Health and nutrition
Agriculture
Food Security and Nutrition
Food systems
 
Event
24 January 2022
Global Forum on Food and Agriculture (GFFA)

The Global Forum for Food and Agriculture (GFFA) is an international conference on central issues of vital importance for global agricultural and food policies. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic that...

Food Systems
Food systems
 
News Story
24 November 2021
A review of agriculture and food systems at COP26

Under the UNFCCC and the Paris Agreement, there are two processes, in particular, stand out as having considerable potential for addressing food system issues: the Koronivia Joint Work on Agriculture (KJWA) and the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs).

Climate change and resource conflict
Landscape management
 
News Story
9 March 2021
Trees can be the heroes or the victims of the climate crisis. We decide.

Forests and trees can help us build a sustainable and healthy society, but our forests are under threat from deforestation and climate change.

Gender and equality
 
News Story
11 January 2021
Transformative engagements – a new way to discuss gender relations in agriculture

New participatory gender training uses critical pedagogy, community engagement and role-plays games to shift gender perceptions among farmers.