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.

HLPE Steering Committee Renewal

The Steering Committee of the High Level Panel of Experts (HLPE) of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) is to be renewed in 2017, for a 2-year term starting at the closure of CFS44 (13 October 2017) and ending at closure of CFS46 (2019).

A call for nomination of experts is open from 26 October 2016 to 31 January 2017(3 months)

Please visit this webpage for detailed instructions

04/11/2016 - 

The HLPE, Agropolis and Chaire UNESCO are happy to announce the co-joint Seminar on Critical and Emerging Issues for Food Security and Nutrition in Montpellier.

Be sure to mark your calendars: 1st December 2016!

More information can be found here

The seminar will be webcast live (link active during the event)

Download the flyer for registering here!

Download the AGENDA of the event here!

Latest News

24/10/2016 - 
The eConsultation on the Draft V0 of the Report is now open. [24 October - 5 December 2016]
20/10/2016 - 
HLPE Chairperson, Dr Caron gives his speech in Plenary during the opening session of CFS43!
19/10/2016 - 
Don't miss this side event which strongly builds on the HLPE Report #8 on Food Losses and Waste!
17/10/2016 - 
The International Colloquium organized by the HLPE and the University of Hohenheim on the 27th of September 2016 was a success! Here you may find the results of the event!
01/09/2016 - 
The results (Synthesis + Full Proceedings) of the eConsultation on the Draft V0 of Sustainable forestry for food security and nutrition are now available.

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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