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.

15/04/2016 - 

The HLPE is proud to announce an International Seminar co-organized with the Columbia University, Institute of Human Nutrition on:

Food Security and Nutrition in the perspective of Agenda 2030:
Inter-linkages and key issues for the implementation of the SDGs

The event will take place on the:

5th of May 2016 - 12.45-18.00

at the Bard Hall Ballroom, 60 Haven Avenue, NY 10032

To participate, download the Save the Date flyer here and confirm your participation to the e-mail address indicated.

Agenda now available here!

Latest News

17/03/2016 - 
The results (Synthesis + Full Proceedings) of the eConsultation on the Issues Note of the Study on Nutrition and Food Systems are now available.
09/12/2015 - 
Call for Experts + eConsultation on the Issues Note on the Study [9 Dec 2015 - 30 Jan 2016 / EXTENED TO 15 Feb 2016]
03/11/2015 - 
The 2015-2017 HLPE Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson have been elected!
14/10/2015 - 
During her keynote speech, Mary Robinson mentioned the importance of the HLPE as backbone of the work of the CFS.
13/10/2015 - 
The HLPE presents its latest report on Water to the CFS42 Plenary!

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

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