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.

22/06/2017 - 

Launch of the HLPE Report #11 - 27 June 2017 @ 9.30 Red Room, FAO HQ.


The HLPE is pleased to announce that the official launch of its 11th report: Sustainable forestry for food security and nutrition, will take place Tuesday 27 June 2017 in FAO HQ (Red room).


The event will be chaired by the Chair of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS), HE Amb. Amira Gornass.

Opening remarks from Ms Maria Helena Semedo, FAO Deputy Director-General.

Full report available now in English!

Summary and Recommendations available in all the languages!

[AR] - [CH] - [EN] - [ES] - [FR] - [RU]

Download the provisional agenda of the launch here

Simultaneous interpretation will be provided in the room in the 6 official languages

[The event will be webcast live at this link]

No registration is required: please contact the HLPE Secretariat if you need a building pass to enter FAO Headquarters

Latest News

09/06/2017 - 
The summary and recommendations, extracted from the upcoming HLPE Report Sustainable forestry for food security and nutrition are now available in English.
08/05/2017 - 
The contribution of the HLPE to the work of the HLPF - our holistic analysis of food security and nutrition
02/05/2017 - 
The HLPE Project Team on Multistakeholder Partnerships to Finance and Improve Food Security and Nutrition in the Framework of the 2030 Agenda has been appointed.
28/04/2017 - 
The HLPE is proud to announce the second edition of its study on Critical and Emerging Issues for FSN!
24/03/2017 - 
Save the date for the next HLPE International Seminar, in Beijing 26 May 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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