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.

Sustainable agricultural development for food security and nutrition, including the role of livestock

Call for Experts + eConsultation on the Scope of the Study

The High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition launches today a Call for Experts and an eConsultation on the Scope of the Study:

Sustainable agricultural development for food security and nutrition, including the role of livestock

To participate to the e-consultation:

Contributions are welcome in English, French and Spanish.

Both the Call and the eConsultation will run from
25 November 2014 - 15 January 2015

07/11/2014 - 

The Steering Committee of the High Level Panel of Experts (HLPE) of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) is to be renewed in 2015, for a 2-year term starting at the closure of CFS42 (2015) and ending at closure of CFS44 (2017).

A call for nomination of experts is open from 3 November 2014 to 31 January 2015 (3 months).

The letter from the CFS Chair and Secretary, calling for nominations, is available to download here [or in AR, ES, FR, RU].

Nominations can be submitted by all CFS members, participants and stakeholders.

Nominators shall request their specific, dedicated, password-protected access to the nomination site by sending an e-mail to cfs-hlpe@fao.org. The given login and password will be specific to each nominating country or organization.

The nomination procedure is entirely web-based via an online application form.

Read more about the process here

Latest News

20/11/2014 - 
International Seminar organized by the HLPE and UBA in Buenos Aires on: Rising Inequalities, a growing concern of world food and nutrition society
28/10/2014 - 
The deadline to participate to the e-Consultation on the Draft V0 of Water and food security has been extended until the 7th November 2014
16/10/2014 - 
Read the speech of Mr Pinstrup-Andersen at the opening ceremony at CFS 41!
02/10/2014 - 
HLPE Launches today the eConsultation on the Draft V0 of Water and food security. The consultation will run from 2-31 October.
01/10/2014 - 
Dr Ambuko, one of the members of the HLPE Project Team that worked on the Food Losses and Waste report has been extensively presenting the findings of our latest report!

Write to the Secretariat

To contact the secretariat of the HLPE or its coordinator, Vincent Gitz, send an e-mail to cfs-hlpe@fao.org.

HLPE Summaries & Recommendations