HLPE - High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition
 

The High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition (HLPE) was established in 2010 as the science-policy interface of the UN Committee on World Food Security (CFS).  The HLPE aims to improve the robustness of policy making by providing independent, evidence-based analysis and advice at the request of CFS.

20/02/2018 - 

The HLPE Steering Committee has reviewed the 255 candidatures that have participated to the open call to participate to the Project Team on Agroecological approaches and other innovations for sustainable agriculture and food systems that enhance food security and nutrition

 

The HLPE Steering Committee announces the appointment of the following 10 experts to carry out the studythat will feed into the CFS debates at its 46th session in 2019:

  • Fergus Lloyd Sinclair (UK, Project Team Leader)
  • Mary Ann Augustin (Australia)
  • Rachel Bezner-Kerr (Canada)
  • Dilfuza Egamberdieva (Uzbekistan)
  • Oluwole Abiodun Fatunbi (Nigeria)
  • Barbara Gemmill Herren (USA, Switzerland)
  • Abid Hussain (Pakistan)
  • Florence Mtambanengwe (Zimbabwe)
  • André Luiz Rodrigues Gonçalves (Brazil)
  • Alexander Wezel (Germany)

Short bios / expert profiles of the members can be downloaded here

 

Latest News

16/01/2018 - 
The eConsultation on the Draft V0 of the Report is now open. [16 January - 19 February 2018]
15/01/2018 - 
The results (Synthesis + Full Proceedings) of the eConsultation on the Scope of Agroecological approaches and other innovations for sustainable agriculture and food systems that enhance food security and nutrition are now available.
12/01/2018 - 
We are very proud that IFPRI will host the US Presentation of our latest report! Register now or watch via streaming live!
22/11/2017 - 
The 2017-2019 HLPE Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson have been elected!
18/10/2017 - 
Call for Experts + eConsultation on the Draft Scope of the Study Extended until 1st of December! [Original dates 18 October 2017 - 15 November 2017]

Write to the Secretariat

To contact the secretariat of the HLPE or its coordinator, Nathanaël Pingault, send an e-mail to cfs-hlpe [at] fao [dot] org

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